Man, 21, charged with sexual touching offences after cyclepath incidents

cycle trackA man has been charged after a number of women reported being inappropriately touched on the Bristol to Bath cyclepath over the summer.

An Avon & Somerset police spokesman said today: “On Wednesday 30th October a 21-year-old man from Kingswood was charged with six counts of sexual touching of women which happened between May and July on the cyclepath in Bitton, Oldland Common, Soundwell and Warmley.

“He was released on police bail with conditions not to go on the cycle path and is due before Northavon magistrates on 3rd December.”

The man’s name has not been released.