July 2016

Hereford pair sentenced for offences against children

Two people from Hereford have been sentenced at Hereford Crown Court for offences against children.

Tracey Louise Williams, 36, of George Bew Close, Hereford was on Friday 15 July sentenced to a two year suspended sentence and given a two year supervision order for four counts of child cruelty.

She was found not-guilty of one count after trial at Hereford Crown Court. She had previously pleaded guilty to four counts.

Williams’ sentence follows that of Keith Williams, 55, of Bath Street, Hereford on Friday 17 June.

He was found guilty after trial at Hereford Crown Court of 10 counts of sexual offences against children which included rape and sexual assault.

He was sentenced to 20 years in prison and was also ordered to sign the sex offenders’ register for life.