Kevardo Thompson, a 20-year-old resident of Burmantofts, is set to face the Leeds Magistrates Court today, following charges of sexual assault on a child in Torre Road, Leeds. The incident occurred on Monday, July 17.

Authorities have charged Thompson with sexual assault by touching in connection to the distressing event that took place earlier this week.

A remand in custody is expected to be sought during today’s court hearing.