Man in court on sex charge

A SCARBOROUGH man has appeared in court charged with sexual assault.

Iain Oakley, 28, of Roman Close, spoke only to confirm his name during a brief hearing at Scarborough Magistrates’ Court yesterday.

He reserved his plea.

The incident is alleged to have taken place in February.

His case was committed to York Crown Court on December 12.

He was given conditional bail ordering him not to approach a woman in the case.