Man charged with sex assault on elderly woman following burglary

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POLICE today confirmed a 43-year-old, from Milton Road, Portsmouth, has been charged with a string of offences against an 87-year-old woman.

Clive Franks has been charged with actual bodily harm, trespass with intent to commit a sexual offence, sexual assault and burglary other than a dwelling.

It follows a burglary and assault incident in Havant, in the early hours of Friday, November 14.

He is due to appear at Portsmouth Magistrates’ Court tomorrow.