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Footballer Titus Bramble denies two charges of sexual assault

PUBLISHED November 10, 2011

Sunderland defender Bramble pleads not guilty to two incidents on same night out in Teesside Premier League footballer Titus Bramble has denied sexually assaulting one woman in a nightclub and another in a taxi on his way home on the same night. The 30-year-old Sunderland defender appeared briefly before Teesside magistrates court to enter not guilty pleas to the charges. He is also charged with urinating on a police station wall. The player is alleged to have grabbed the bottom of a woman in a nightclub in Yarm, Teesside, during a night out on 28 September. Later, he is said to have got in a taxi with another woman and is alleged to have put her hand on his groin while on their way to his home on Teesside. Bramble opted for his case to be tried at the crown court. Crime © 2011 Guardian News and Media Limited or its affiliated companies. All rights reserved. | Use of this content is subject to our Terms & Conditions | More Feeds