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Bolton man charged with sex assaults on two girls

Brian Yates
Image caption Mr Yates was due to appear in court on Tuesday

A 51-year-old man has been charged with indecently assaulting two girls.

Brian Yates, formerly of Long Lane, Breightmet, Bolton, has been charged with seven indecent assaults of a girl under 13 between 2006 and 2010.

Greater Manchester Police said he was also charged with two offences of sexually assaulting a seven-year-old girl in 1996 in the Manchester area.

Mr Yates was due to appear before Manchester City Magistrates' Court on Tuesday.

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