Man in court on sex assault charge


A man appeared in court charged with sexual assault on a female.

Antonio Tirotto, of George Street, Greetland, spoke through an Italian interpretor when he indicated a not guilty plea to sexual touching at Calderdale Magistrates.

Tirotto, 53, elected a trial by Crown Court when offered by magistrates. The complainant is a woman aged 16 or over.

The defendant was bailed and is due in Bradford Crown Court on August 13.