•   
  •   

US NewsJohn Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub

11:20  14 july  2019
11:20  14 july  2019 Source:   huffingtonpost.co.uk

'Desperate:' Hong Kong protesters detail legislature assault

'Desperate:' Hong Kong protesters detail legislature assault 'Desperate:' Hong Kong protesters detail legislature assault

The former Blue Peter presenter John Leslie has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in an Edinburgh nightclub . A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Police in Edinburgh have charged a 52-year-old man following a report that a 26-year-old woman was the victim of a sexual assault at a

TV presenter John Leslie has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman at a nightclub in London. The former Blue Peter and This Morning has The 54-year-old will appear at Westminster Magistrates’ Court on July 25 to face one count of sexual assault . A Scotland Yard statement said

John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub © Getty

John Leslie has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in a nightclub over a decade ago.

The former This Morning and Blue Peter presenter is alleged to have groped a then-30-year-old woman during a night out in London’s Soho area in December 2008.

The alleged victim is reported to have come forward about the attack at a later date.

John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub © PA Archive/PA Images John Leslie

A Scotland Yard statement said Leslie “was charged by postal requisition on Wednesday, 5 June with sexual touching of a woman aged 16 or over, contrary to Section 3 of the Sexual Offences Act 2003.”

The 54-year-old star will now appear before Westminster Magistrates’ Court on 25 July to face one count of sexual assault.

Outrage in Russia as abused teen sisters charged with murder

Outrage in Russia as abused teen sisters charged with murder Outrage in Russia as abused teen sisters charged with murder

Scottish TV presenter John Leslie has been charged with sexually assaulting a woman in a London nightclub (Jane Barlow/PA Images/Getty). Read more: R Kelly arrested on ‘ sex trafficking charges ’ in the US. Leslie - whose full name is John Leslie Stott - rose to fame after he landed a hosting gig

He faces sexual assault charge at Westminster Magistrates' Court on July 25. Former Blue Peter host says: 'I am totally innocent of the historic allegation'. TV presenter John Leslie today insisted he was 'totally innocent' after being charged with sexually assaulting a woman at a nightclub .

Leslie rose to fame after landing a presenting role on kids’ TV show Blue Peter in 1989.

Related: A single-passenger drone and other striking photos of the week [Photos]

John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub
John Leslie Charged With Sexual Assault Of Woman In Nightclub

He went on to host the likes of Wheel Of Fortune and Style Challenge, before he began hosting ITV daytime show This Morning alongside Fern Britton in 2000.

After leaving the show in 2002, he has rarely appeared on television since, but has hosted his own shows on Scottish radio in recent years.

MSN are empowering Women In Sport this summer. Find out more about our campaign and the charity fighting to promote the transformational and lifelong rewards of exercise for women and girls in the UK here.

Iran accuses Trump's national security adviser John Bolton of trying to drag Britain into a 'quagmire' over simmering Gulf crisis.
The Middle Eastern nation's foreign minister Javad Zarif tweeted on Sunday said that the US politician was 'turning his venom' on Britain in an attempt to start the 'War of the Century'. 'Make no mistake: Having failed to lure @realDonaldTrump into War of the Century, and fearing collapse of his #B_Team, @AmbJohnBolton is turning his venom against the UK in hopes of dragging it into a quagmire,' Zarif tweeted.

Topical videos:

usr: 3
This is interesting!