Man charged after investigation into Handforth incident Date published: 30th August 2016 8.42am

Officers from Macclesfield Local Policing Team have charged a 19-year-old man from Wilmslow following an investigation into an incident in Handforth.

Shortly after 8pm on Monday 22 August a 16-year-old girl was walking down an alleyway between Lower Meadow Road and Brooke Way, Wilmslow, when she was approached from behind by a lone man.

The man grabbed hold of the girl from behind and touched her inappropriately; he then released the victim and fled the scene in the direction of the industrial estate.

Christian Holyoak, 19, from Manchester Road in Wilmslow will appear and south and east Cheshire Magistrates on 30 August.