Sussex

Jeremy Forrest appears in court over girl abduction

  • 12 November 2012
  • From the section Sussex
Jeremy Forrest boarding an aircraft in Bordeaux
Image caption Jeremy Forrest was detained after a European arrest warrant was issued

An East Sussex teacher charged with abducting a teenage girl has appeared in court via videolink.

Jeremy Forrest, 30, of Chislehurst Road, Petts Wood, south east London, was arrested in France on 28 September.

He appeared at Brighton Magistrates' Court and spoke only to confirm his name, date of birth and address.

No bail application was made and Mr Forrest was remanded in custody to appear again at the same court via videolink on 3 December.

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