Man pleads guilty to early morning Kleve Walk Worcester attack - The Worcester Observer

Man pleads guilty to early morning Kleve Walk Worcester attack

Worcester Editorial 30th Aug, 2023   0

A MAN has pleaded guilty to an attack on a woman in her 70s in the early hours of May 7 on Kleve Walk in Worcester

Anthony Roberts, 56, of Green Hill in Worcester, pleaded guilty to attempted murder, sexual assault and possession of a bladed article in a public place at Birmingham Crown Court.

Roberts attack left his victim in a critical condition in hospital, she has since been discharged.

Senior Investigating Officer, DCI Gareth Lougher, said: “Roberts brutally attacked a lone woman in the early hours of the morning, leaving her in a critical condition.

“I’m pleased he has pleaded guilty to the offences today and spared his victim having to relive the horrific ordeal through a trial.”

Roberts will be sentenced on October 2.




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