South Yorkshire man accused of attempted rape
A South Yorkshire man has been accused of attempted rape, escaping lawful custody and assaulting a police officer.
Thomas Gariffit, aged 22, of Whitfield Gardens, Woodsetts, is also accused of assaulting a female by sexual penetration, assault and dangerous driving.
Police were called to the Lakeside area of Doncaster 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.