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BBC Radio Cornwall presenter Freddy Zapp to face trial on sexual assault charges

By CMJohannaCarr  |  Posted: January 10, 2014

Freddy Zapp pictured outside court at an earlier hearing

A DJ who presents a weekly show on BBC Radio Cornwall will stand trial accused of sexually assaulting a woman.

Freddy Zapp, 62, of Dopps Terrace, Redruth appeared at Truro Crown Court today charged with sexually assaulting an adult female, who cannot be named for legal reasons, and of assaulting her by beating on November 28.

Zapp spoke in court only to confirm his name and to enter pleas of not guilty to both counts.

Zapp’s bail was granted on the condition that he does not contanct the alleged victim either directly or indirectly or visit a specified address in Cornwall.

A date is due to be fixed for his trial.

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