Man charged with sex assault on girl under 13 appears at Thames court

PUBLISHED: 10:54 30 October 2014 | UPDATED: 11:03 30 October 2014

Thames Magistrates Court in east London

Thames Magistrates Court in east London

Spencer Griffiths

A man appears on court in east London today charged with a sex assault on a girl under 13.

Yakub Miah, 35, is before Thames magistrates in connection with an incident in Bethnal Green in May.

Miah, from Roman Road in Bow, was arrested on Tuesday evening.

He has been charged with assaulting the girl by penetration, contrary to the Sexual Offences Act.

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