June 2016

‘Courageous’ rape victim helps bring Slough paedophile to justice

Charles Webster, 76, from Rochford Gardens, was sentenced on Monday to 12 years behind bars for rape and indecent assault following a Thames Valley Police investigation.

He admitted one count of rape and three counts of indecent assault, with the offences occurring between 1969 and 1972 in Slough.

The victim was a child who was aged between 13 and 16 when the offences took place.

Webster pleaded guilty to the charges at Reading Crown Court on Wednesday, February 3 and was sentenced at the same court.