Trial beckons after man denies assault of woman

A Sudbury man has been charged with assaulting a woman.

Kevin Martin, of Nelson Road, appeared at Bury St Edmunds Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

The 30-year-old is alleged to have assaulted the woman on August 2. He is also charged with using threatening words or behaviour. Martin denies both charges.

He was released on conditional bail and will return to court on October 29 for a trial.