Mark McAlinden, aged 36, of Chester Street, Barrow-in-Furness has been charged with sexual assault.
The victim was a woman aged 18 from Barrow. McAlinden has been kept on remand and is due to appear before Barrow Magistrates Court on the 30thÂ May 2014.
The offence occurred on 14thÂ May 2014.
Police are appealing for anyone with information regarding this incident or anyone who feels they may have been a victim to contact Cumbria Police on 101 and ask to speak to DC Lyndsey Mitchell.