THE level of detail an alleged child abuse victim has gave in evidence about defendants who claim they have never met her was “pretty impressive”, a prosecutor told a jury.
In her closing speech at the trial of eight men on child sex offences, Miss Michelle Colborne said the issues between the prosecution and defence were that defendant Sageer Hussain “says he’s not the Siggy who befriended and raped the woman”.
Miss Colborne continued: “Ishtiaq Khaliq – he says he’s not the Ishy who behaved the way described by the three female complainants.
Second Rotherham Trial at Sheffield Crown Court:
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