Man in Court For Alleged Child Offence Charges


A 25-year old man has been charged with a number of alleged offences in the Newcastle and Banbridge area between June 2012 and January 2013.  dn_screen

There are  two counts of rape, two counts of meeting a child following sexual grooming, two counts of sexual activity with a child between 13 and 16 years and trafficking within the UK for the purposes of sexual exploitation. He is expected to appear before Armagh Magistrates Court this morning (Friday 10 May.)
As is normal procedure all charges will be reviewed by the Public Prosecution Service.