Man charged after sexual assault in Weymouth

Man charged after sexual assault in Weymouth

Published by George Sharpe at 4:05pm 12th June 2019. (Updated at 10:02am 2nd July 2019)

A woman on a mobility scooter was attacked while riding along the Rodwell Trail.

The incident happened at around 3.45pm on Thursday 6 June.

The local woman in her 40's was on a mobility scooter and had her dog with her.

She was then approached by a man who was sitting on a bench.

It was reported that the man sexually assaulted her.

A 51-year-old Weymouth man has been arrested and charged with sexual assault.

He is due to appear at Weymouth Magistrates’ Court on Friday 12 July 2019.