A 28-year-old man is due to appear in court today (Monday September 9) charged with attempting to rape a woman in a Crawley pub.
He has been charged with attempted rape and sexual assault.
He was remanded in custody to appear at Worthing Magistrates’ Court.
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman reported that a man tried to rape her in the Dr Samuel Johnson pub in Langley Parade, Crawley, in the early hours of Sunday (September 8).
Detective Sergeant Andy Wolstenholme said: “We are appealing for anyone who was in the pub from 11.45pm to 1.30am to come forward. Anyone with information should contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 0075 of 8/9 or email firstname.lastname@example.org”