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Asylum seeker accused of sexually assaulting two women in Belfast was ‘trying to make friends’, court told

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Belfast Magistrates Court Photo: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Belfast Magistrates Court Photo: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

Belfast Magistrates Court Photo: Liam McBurney/PA Wire

An asylum seeker accused of sexually assaulting two women in Belfast's university district claims he was only trying to make friends, a court heard on Monday.

Zekarias Gebreyohannes, 29, allegedly groped and made attempts to kiss them during separate encounters close to his address.


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