Sex charge for man over alleged incident with jogger

CRIME: Crime scene.
CRIME: Crime scene.

A 22-year-old man has been charged with attempted kidnap and attempted kidnap/false imprisonment with intent to commit a relevant sexual offence.

The man was arrested yesterday (Wednesday, April 2) after a 44-year-old woman alleged she had been attacked by a man as she was out jogging in Pastures Road in Mexborough at around 9am.

He appeared at Doncaster Magistrates’ Court this morning (Thursday, April 3) where he has been remanded until his next court date on Thursday, April 17 at Sheffield Crown Court.

If anyone has any information they are asked to call police on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 231 of April 2 2014.