Sex charge Fenland man in court today facing four counts of sexually touching girls under the age of 16

A 25 YEAR old March man facing four sex charges involving under age teenage girls has been sent to Cambridge Crown Court.

Richard Coveney of Regent Avenue faces four charges of sexually touching a girl under the age of 16.

It is alleged that between August 3 and 6 this year he sexually touched a 15 year old girl in March, involving penetration.

A second charge alleges he sexually touched a 13 year old girl in March between August 27 and 31 last year. Coveney is also accused of sexually touching a 15 year old girl in March between August 1 and September 30 this year, involving penetration.

The fourth charge alleges the sexual touching of a 15 year old girl in March between august 1 and September 30 this year.

Coveney was remanded in custody by Fenland magistrates today.

He is due to appear the crown court for a preliminary hearing on Monday.

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