A MAN has appeared at Solihull Magistrates charged with sexually assaulting a young girl.
Stephen Bolton, 61, of Mayswood Road, Elmdon, is alleged to have sexually assaulted the 10-year-old as she made her way to school, accompanied by her sister and mother, on Tuesday July 3.
Baldev Atwal, prosecuting, said Bolton had been seen to have cupped his hand and squeeze the schoolgirl’s bottom.
He is also charged with breaching a sexual offences prevention order.
Bolton appeared at Solihull Magistrates Court via video link from prison on July 12 where he denied the charges.
He was remanded in jail to appear back at the Magistrates on August 9 for a committal hearing.