Lowestoft man accused of child sex offences in the 1990s to stand trial next year

Ipswich Crown Court. Picture: PHIL MORLEY

Ipswich Crown Court. Picture: PHIL MORLEY - Credit: Archant

The trial of a Lowestoft man accused of sexually assaulting a schoolgirl will take place in April next year.

Adrian Cain appeared at Ipswich Crown Court today (Wednesday), for a plea and trial preparation hearing.

Cain, of Northgate, Lowestoft, pleaded not guilty to six offences of indecent assault.

The 51-year-old man also denied three charges of indecency with a child during the hearing.

The offences of which Cain is accused are alleged to have taken place between 1995 and 1997.

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They occurred when the alleged victim was aged under 14.

His Honour Judge Martyn Levett adjourned the case for a trial, which is expected to last between five and seven days.

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The trial has been scheduled to take place on April 30 next year.

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