Man charged with assault

00:11, Dec 03 2013

A man has been charged with assaulting a child following an incident outside Countdown Stoke.

The man came forward to police after an appeal for information about a report of a man kicking a girl on November 16.

A member of the public first reported seeing a man swearing at a young girl while walking to a stationwagon.

The man is due to appear before the Nelson District Court on December 16.