Man appears in court to deny assault on woman

A Great Cornard man has denied assaulting a woman.

Stephen Dove, of Grantham Avenue, is charged with assault and possession of cocaine with intent to supply.

The 48-year-old pleaded not guilty to both offences at Bury St Edmunds Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday.

He was released on bail and is due to attend Ipswich Crown Court for a preliminary hearing tomorrow.