A MAN has gone on trial accused of raping a 15-year-old girl at knifepoint as she walked to school.
Paul Jones (48), of Herringthorpe Valley Road, Rotherham, denies rape, engaging in sexual activity in front of a child, possession of a knife used to threaten in a public place and causing a child to engage in sexual activity.
The offences relate to the rape of a schoolgirl in Canklow Woods on November 14, 2016, at 8.30am.
Jones also denies engaging in sexual activity in front of a child in connection with an offence in June 2011 in Clifton involving an 11-year-old girl.
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South Yorkshire man goes on trial accused of raping schoolgirl at knifepoint
A South Yorkshire man has gone on trial accused of raping one schoolgirl at knifepoint and carrying out a sex act in front of another in two attacks alleged to have taken place over five years apart.
Paul Jones, 48, of Herringthorpe Valley Road, Rotherham is accused of engaging in sexual activity in front of an 11-year-old schoolgirl at a bus stop in the Clifton area of Rotherham on the afternoon of June 11, 2011.
Read on… http://www.thestar.co.uk/news/south-yorkshire-man-goes-on-trial-accused-of-raping-schoolgirl-at-knifepoint-1-8642165