Man given 200 hours unpaid work for sexually assaulting young girl

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A man has been given community service for sexually assaulting a young girl.

James Sutherland, 24, of Western Road, Wolverton, was sentenced at Milton Keynes Magistrates Court on Thursday to a 12-month Community Order of 200 hours unpaid work.

He was ordered to pay costs of £460 and a £250 Compensation Order. He also received a five year Sex Offender Registration Order.

Sutherland pleaded guilty to one count sexual assault of a female aged 13 years and over and one count of the purchase of alcohol for a person aged under 18 years at a hearing at Milton Keynes Magistrates Court in December last year.

He was arrested on July 24 and charged on November 10, 2015.