Man on child sex charge to face crown court

A man has been sent for crown court trial accused of inciting an under-age girl to take part in sexual activity earlier this year.

Friday, 27th April 2018, 10:09 am
Updated Friday, 27th April 2018, 10:16 am
Police probe

Michael Leeson, of Glover Street, Leigh, is alleged to have carried out the offence on a girl aged 13, who cannot be named for legal reasons, on February 28.

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Leeson was bailed by Wigan and Leigh magistrates on condition he does not approach four named witnesses.

He will appear at Bolton Crown Court for a plea and trial preparation hearing on May 25.