A man has been charged with sexual assault after an incident in Maldon.

Charlie Catchpole, 45, a window cleaner, of West Avenue, Mayland, is due to appear at Colchester Magistrates’ Court today.

The offence is alleged to have been committed against a woman at an address in Maldon, on October 8.

Enquiries are being led by Essex Police's North Adult Sexual Assault Investigation Team and anyone with information is asked to contact them on 101.