September 2015

Teenager jailed after raping schoolgirl

A 19-year-old teenager has been jailed for grooming and then raping a vulnerable 13-year-old schoolgirl

At his trial at Newcastle Crown Court, Kristopher Marshall, Kenton was found guilty of one count of rape against a child

He was sentenced to six years in a youth offenders institute

Marshall was told that he must comply with sexual harm prevention order for a period of 10 years and to register as a sex offender for life