Man charged with attempted rape at South Yorkshire bowling alley

A man has been charged with attempted rape at a South Yorkshire bowling alley.

Tuesday, 3rd January 2017, 11:10 am
Updated Wednesday, 11th January 2017, 02:49 am
A man has been charged with attempted rape

Thomas Gariffit, aged 22, of Whitfield Gardens, Woodsetts, is accused of attempted rape, assaulting a female by sexual penetration, assault, escaping from lawful custody, assaulting a police officer and dangerous driving.

Police were called to Doncaster Bowl at around 1.15pm on Saturday, December 24 following reports of an assault.

There was then a police pursuit in which a car crashed into a stationary vehicle on Sandford Road.

Gariffit has been remanded in custody to appear at Sheffield Crown Court on January 24.

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