July 2017

Child rapist sentenced to 17 years

A child rapist from Telford has been jailed for a total of 17 years for sexual offences against children.

Jeremy Jeyes, of Armstrong Close, Telford, was sentenced for a total of five sexual offences at Shrewsbury Crown Court.

Jeyes, who had denied the charges, was convicted of two charges of child rape and three counts of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

A victim impact statement said the children’s innocence had been taken away from them, and one child had become aggressive as a result of the abuse

For two counts of rape and two counts of inciting sexual activity with a child he was jailed for 13 years.

For one count of sexual activity with another victim he was jailed for four years to run consecutive.

Jeyes was made subject of a sexual harm prevention order.

The 30-year-old will be on the sex offenders registers for life and was also disqualified from working with children for life.