Man jailed for sexually assaulting woman on dance floor of South Yorkshire nightclub

A man is behind bars for sexually assaulting a woman on the dance floor of a South Yorkshire nightclub.

Thursday, 2nd May 2019, 6:50 am
Updated Thursday, 2nd May 2019, 5:39 pm

Nicosur Botezatu, aged 45, of Fitzwilliam Street, Barnsley town centre, was sentenced to four-and-a-half years over the sex attack at Volt in December last year.CRIME: South Yorkshire Police release CCTV of man wanted over arson attacks at dance studio, florists and cafeBotezatu, who admitted the assault, was detained by nightclub bouncers when they and members of the public witnessed the incident and intervened.READ MORE: Woman found dead at Barnsley post office named by policeDetective Constable Emma Shipley said: “Botezatu is a highly predatory offender.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

“He targeted a woman who was out enjoying a night with friends and family and deliberately prayed on her when she was intoxicated and vulnerable. “I would like to recognise the bravery of the victim and thank the witnesses for helping us secure such a successful prosecution.”POLICE: Four cars torched in arson attacks in South YorkshireBotezatu, who was jailed at Sheffield Crown Court on Tuesday, will be placed on the Sex Offenders Register indefinitely.

Nicosur Botezatu