Jury out in trial of eight men accused of 27 CSE offences


(L-R) Tanweer Ali, Nabeel Kurshid, Salah El-Hakam, Iqlak Yousaf, Mohammed Imran Akhtar

A JURY has retired to consider its verdicts in the trial of eight men accused of child sexual exploitation offences against five girls.

Seven men from Rotherham, and one from Sheffield, are on trial at Sheffield Crown Court accused of 27 offences said to have taken place between 1998 and 2005.

The trial is part of Operation Stovewood, the National Crime Agency’s investigation into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham between 1997 and 2013.

Read on… https://www.rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk/news/view,jury-out-in-trial-of-eight-men-accused-of-27-cse-offences_29151.htm

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