Letchworth man appears in court charged with sexually assaulting girl

The assault is alledged to have happened in Letchworth on April 7

The assault is alledged to have happened in Letchworth on April 7 - Credit: Getty Images/Creatas RF

A man has appeared in court yesterday, Wednesday, charged with sexually assaulting a girl under 13.

Lawrence Waldock, of Chagny Close in Letchworth had been due to appear at Stevenage Magistrates Court on Monday but failed to appear and a warrant was issued for his arrest.

The 38-year-old was arrested on Tuesday and was taken to Hatfield Remand Court to face charges that also include common assault and failing to surrender to a police officer.


You may also want to watch:


Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter