Nottinghamshire police officer in court charged with attempting to engage a child in sexual communcation

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A Nottinghamshire police officer has appeared in court charged with attempting to engage a child in sexual communication.

PC Lee Bowditch, 48, attended Nottingham Magistrates’ Court today charged with two counts of attempting to engage a child in sexual communication.

Bowditch, who is suspended from his duties at Newark Police Station, will appear at Nottingham Crown Court on August 23.