Morton man found guilty of sexually assaulting a child

A MAN has been found guilty of sexually assaulting a young girl.

Colin Male, 36, of Waverly Close, Morton, was convicted of sexual assault on a girl aged 13 or under at Lincoln Crown Court on Tuesday.

The jury found him guilty by unanimous verdict of the assault, which took place on August 1, 2011.

Male has been bailed and the case has been adjourned for sentencing, although a date has yet to be confirmed.