Ilkeston teenager charged over alleged groping incident


An Ilkeston teenager has been arrested and charged with sexual assault after a 17-year-old was allegedly groped.

Reece Smith, 18, of Canal Street, has been remanded in custody following the alleged incident on Monday March 24 at 8.20am.

The victim claims she was ‘touched inappropriately’ as she was walking along New Lawn Road.

Smith appeared at Southern Derbyshire Magistrates on Monday and will next appear at Derby Crown Court on Monday April 14.