Hitchin man in court accused of sex offences

Tina King was charged with drink driving at Bedford Magistrates Court on Wednesday

Tina King was charged with drink driving at Bedford Magistrates Court on Wednesday - Credit: Archant

A man has appeared in court accused of sex offences.

Vincent Mitchell, of Lodge Farm Cottages in King’s Walden, appeared before Stevenage Magistrates’ Court on Wednesday.

The 82-year-old is charged with two counts of indecent assault on a girl under age of 16, two counts of gross indecency with a girl under the age of 16, two counts of indecency with a boy under the age of 16 and one count of sexual assault on a female.

He indicated a plea of not guilty.

The alleged incidents date from May 1976 to July 2008.


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Mr Mitchell will appear before Cambridge Crown Court on Wednesday for a plea and case management hearing.

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