A man has been charged following an investigation into sexual offences committed at a nature reserve in Bradley Stoke. A 36-year-old man has been charged with a sexual assault at the Three Brooks Nature Reserve, Avon and Somerset Constabulary has confirmed.
Simon Wong, of Apseleys Mead, Bradley Stoke, was arrested by officers on Friday, September 9, and charged with one count of sexual assault in relation to an incident which happened on Friday, July 15.
Wong has been remanded into custody and will appear at Bristol Magistrates’ Court today (Monday, September 12). An investigation is ongoing into further offences committed at the nature reserve since July.
Another 36-year-old man arrested on Tuesday, September 6 and questioned in connection with the investigation has now been released from police bail and will face no further action.
Police are urging anyone who may be able to help with enquiries to call 101 and give the call handler reference number 5222189662. If you do not wish to speak to the police, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Victims of sexual assault or rape, recent or non-recent, can self-refer to The Bridge, a Sexual Assault Referral Centre which is available 24/7 365 days a year. You can call them on 0117 342 6999.
You can also visit www.thisisnotanexcuse.org for details of charities and organisations who are experts in supporting victims.
If you feel unsafe in a public place you can report it via the StreetSafe tool. The tool helps to inform the police’s approach to protecting women and girls and allows police and partners to target particular areas of concern.