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Sunderland man denies claims he posed as a doctor to grope a woman

A MAN has denied sexually assaulting a woman while posing as a doctor.

Kevin Ashton-Taylor is accused of groping the alleged victim last May, after claiming he was a medic.

The 52-year-old appeared at Newcastle Crown Court yesterday via videolink to HMP Durham.

He pleaded not guilty to two charges of sexual assault in relation to the same woman. Ashton-Taylor, of Washington Street, Millfield, Sunderland, denies posing as a doctor.

He will be tried by a jury on February 24.

 
 
 

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