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.

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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.