Child sex trial told how abuse allegations came to light

RELATIVES of a schoolgirl allegedly abused in a country park have given tearful testimony in court.

The girl’s mum and sister described at Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday when they first heard the allegations against Adam Lockwood (30).

Lockwood, formerly of Rotherham but now of Mill Lane in Dewsbury, is charged with 14 sexual offences against two girls.

These include nine counts of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, two of rape, one of sexual assault, one of assault by penetration and one of engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child.

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Alleged child rapist “gave girls cigarettes and beer,” trial told

RELATIVES of a schoolgirl allegedly abused in a country park have given tearful testimony in court.

The girl’s mum and sister described at Sheffield Crown Court on Thursday when they first heard the allegations against Adam Lockwood (30).

Lockwood, formerly of Rotherham but now of Mill Lane in Dewsbury, is charged with 14 sexual offences against two girls.

These include nine counts of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, two of rape, one of sexual assault, one of assault by penetration and one of engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child.

He denies all of the crimes, said to have happened between 2012 and 2014, when the complainants were aged 13 to 15.

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