Teenager charged with sexual assault in Northumberland

Police investigating a sexual assault in Northumberland have charged a teenager.

Thursday, 30th November 2017, 8:44 am
Updated Wednesday, 6th December 2017, 11:47 am
News from Northumbria Police

The incident happened in Ashington, between approximately 6am and 6.30am, on Saturday, October 7.

Rhyss Laws, 19, of Storey Crescent, in Newbiggin by the Sea, has been charged with two counts of sexual assault and a section 47 assault.

He is due to appear at South East Northumberland Magistrates’ Court, in Bedlington, today.