North Somercotes man to face trial over assault charges


Phillip Roger Moore, 25, of Warren Road, North Somercotes, will face trial at Lincoln Crown Court next week over alleged assault and sexual offence charges.

It is alleged that Moore assaulted a woman in the Tetney area on August 29. It is also alleged that, on the same day, Moore sexually touched a woman over the age of 16 without her consent.

Moore appeared at Skegness Magistrates’ Court on October 13, where the court directed a trial by jury. No pleas were entered.

He was granted conditional bail until the trial, which is due to begin at Lincoln Crown Court on Tuesday November 10.