Man assaulted woman who was pregnant

A man who assaulted a woman while she was pregnant has been given 30 days in jail to run alongside his current prison term.

Thursday, 14th December 2017, 10:12 am
Updated Thursday, 14th December 2017, 11:15 am
Preston Magistrates' Court

Kyle Mark Slack, formerly of Laund Fields, Stoney Lane, Lancaster, refused to travel to Preston Prison to take part in a live video link to Preston Magistrate’s’ Court, the bench was told.

The 27-year-old had originally denied the attack but later pleaded guilty to assaulting his victim at a previous hearing.

It came after the mum to be was assaulted in Lancaster on July 15 and 23 this year.Slack was ordered to pay a £115 victim surcharge by the bench.

The court ruled the assault was aggravated by his previous conviction and his victim’s vulnerable state at the time.