The central witness in the case against a Rotherham grooming gang has described how she believed she would never see justice done against her abusers.
The now 27-year-old woman first reported being repeatedly raped and physically attacked to police in 2003 when she was just 13 – but no action was ever taken.
Rotherham sex abuse victims urged to come forward after successful prosecution
Child sex abuse victims in Rotherham have been urged to come forward and report offences after eight men were found guilty of the sexual exploitation of three girls over a four year period.
The men, including two brothers and two of their cousins, were found guilty of 19 sexual offences against three teenage girls in Rotherham between 1999 and 2003.
They were found guilty of charges of rape, indecent assault and false imprisonment and are to be sentenced on November 4.
Second Rotherham Trial at Sheffield Crown Court: