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Man charged in connection with sexual assault - Bristol

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We have charged a man in connection with a sexual assault on a train between Bristol and Portsmouth.

Leonel Moreira, aged 27, of Bratton Road, Westbury, Wiltshire was charged on Friday (14/4) with one count of sexual assault.

The charge relates to an incident on 18 March  on a train near Westbury, in which a 24-year-old woman was sexually assaulted.

Moreira was arrested on Friday and appeared at Bristol Magistrates’ Court on Saturday. He was bailed to appear at Bristol Magistrates Court on 11 May.

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