Man faces sex and knife charges

Lee Osborne, 29, from First Avenue, Sudbury, appeared at Bury St Edmunds Magistrates’ Court on Thursday, accused of grooming and non-penetrative sexual activity with a 14-year-old girl in Sudbury between June and August.

He is also charged with having a knife in Springlands Way on October 25.

He gave no indication of plea and was remanded in custody until his next hearing on November 30.