A Fakenham area man has appeared in court this morning charged with sexually assaulting a ten-year-old girl.
Paul Johnson, 48, of Maple Drive, Wicken Green Village, near Fakenham, faced a charge of assaulting the girl by penetration, and two of sexually touching the girl when he appeared at Lynn Magistrates’ Court.
He is accused of committing the offences in Syderstone between August 31, 2011, and January 17, 2012.
The case was adjourned for a preliminary hearing at Norwich Crown Court on April 22.
Johnson was released on conditional bail until then.