Twenty-four-year-old Shane Upton has been remanded to appear at Inner Crown Court next month.
Upton, of no fixed abode, was charged on Wednesday, June 19, by police investigating a reported abduction of an eight-year-old child and assault on police officers.
The alleged kidnap took place on Monday, June 17, in Burgess Park, close to Addington Square.
Upton, (born. 27.05.95) was charged with kidnap with intent to commit a sexual offence, assault on a child under thirteen, and two counts of assault on an emergency worker.
He appeared in custody at Camberwell Green Magistrates’ Court yesterday and will be back in court on Wednesday, July 17.