Harry Potter and Star War actor charged over indecent exposure in Ingoldmells arcade

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An actor who starred in hit Harry Potter and Star Wars movies has been charged with exposing himself in an amusement arcade while dressed as a jockey.

Nicholas Read, 48, who played a Gringotts goblin in Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, is accused of committing an act of outraging public decency.

It comes after police received a report that a man dressed as a jockey walked into an Ingoldmells arcade, before pulling down his trousers and exposing himself on March 2.

The 4ft 5in actor, who also played an Ewok in Star Wars: Episode VI - Return to the Jedi, will appear at Lincoln Magistrates, Lincs., on March 29.