Charging Announcement: Burglary and Sexual Assault in Sheffield


The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) has today authorised South Yorkshire Police to charge Sam Dexter with burglary with intent to cause grievous bodily harm, attempt to cause grievous bodily harm, Section 18 grievous bodily harm with intent, and sexual assault.

This relates to an incident in Sheffield on Saturday 23 March 2012.
Roger Stephenson, CPS Head of South Yorkshire Magistrates Court work said:
"Following an investigation by South Yorkshire Police, CPS lawyers received a file of evidence last night. The lawyer decided there is sufficient evidence and it is in the public interest to prosecute these offences."

Mr Dexter was informed of the charges this morning and will appear before Sheffield Magistrates Court today (12/04/12)