27th Oct, 2016

Man charged with Evesham sexual assault

Evesham Editorial 30th Jun, 2014 Updated: 20th Oct, 2016

A 22 YEAR old man has been arrested and charged with indecent exposure, sexual assault and attempted robbery following an incident in Evesham.

Louis Silva, of Springfield Road in Repton, Derbyshire was arrested on Saturday (June 28) and appeared at Worcester Magistrates Court on Monday (June 30).

He has been remanded in custody until his next appearance at Worcester Crown Court on Monday, August 11.

The arrest and subsequent charges follow a public appeal for information and an investigation by West Mercia Police into an incident that happened in the early hours of Sunday, June 15.

Det Sgt Craig Tennant said: “We’d like to thank everyone who helped share this appeal, and commend the bravery of the victim.”