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A man from Derby, who has been charged with sexual offences, has been remanded in custody.
Ilija High of Autumn Grove, Chaddesden appeared at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates Court this morning.
The 23-year-old was charged with seven offences said to have happened on September, 27 2014 in Spondon, September, 7 2015 at Darley Abbey and December, 22 2015 in Spondon.
Investigations into a serious sexual assault in the Stoney Lane area of Spondon on February, 16 2017 are continuing.
Derbyshire Police are asking if anyone has seen a distinctive pink scooter after it was taken from Stenson Fields earlier this month.
The force has issued the above picture of a similar scooter in the hope that it will jog someone’s memory.
The pink ‘Direct Bikes’ scooter was stolen from the driveway of a house in Buckthorn Close between Sunday, January 1 and Saturday, January 6.
PCSO Kerry Wallington-Waite explained:
The scooter is very distinctive in that it is bright pink, it is the same as the one in the picture we have issued other than the stolen bike has some black stickers on the side panels.
If anyone saw anything suspicious on Buckthorn Close between these dates or knows where the scooter is now then please make contact with us.
A man charged with ten counts of sexual assaults has been remanded in custody after a series of attacks on women in Derby city centre.
32 year-old Nadeem Bhatti of Queensway, Derby, appeared before magistrates today (January 12). He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Derby Crown Court on February 9.
Detective Inspector Richard Burton, who is leading the investigation, said:
I would like to thank the many members of the public who have contacted us with information relating to these crimes which has led to the arrest of a suspect.
Sometimes we don’t have all the answers and we rely on assistance from members of the public to help with our investigations. In this case the information provided has helped us to bring a man to court to face charges for this string of offences.
Derbyshire Police have released CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to after a series of sexual assaults in Derby city centre.Read the full story ›
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