Not guilty plea for alleged priest assault

Court news.
Court news.

A man accused of religiously aggravated assault on a reverend has pleaded not guilty to all the charges against him.

Victor William Turner, 64, of Westthorpe Road, Gosberton, appeared at Boston Magistrates’ Court this morning (Wednesday) charged with assaulting the Rev Ian Walters aggravated by religious motives, along with criminally damaging a set of car keys due to the same motive.

The alleged offences are said to have taken place on Tuesday, January 28, 2014.

Turner, who was unrepresented, was bailed until June 4, 10am with the condition not to contact Mr Walters.