December 2017

Man jailed over ‘sickening reign’ of abuse in 80s and 90s

A 63-year old has been jailed after admitting sexual abuse against a young girl in the 80s and 90s.

Thomas Kennedy of Churchfield Road, Houghton Regis in Bedfordshire pleaded guilty to seven counts of non-recent indecent abuse and sentenced to 13 years in prison.

The court heard how Kennedy had tormented his young victim with a sickening reign of sexual abuse against her over a period of years