November 2018

Bradford man jailed for sexually abusing young girl

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A man aged 30 has been jailed for seven and a half years for sexually abusing a young girl.

Damian Clarke, of Penfield Grove, Clayton, Bradford, was convicted on Friday following a trial at Bradford Crown Court.

The jury found him guilty of six charges of sexually assaulting a child under 13 and a single count of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

Clarke must sign on the sex offender register for an indefinite period

The judge, Recorder Simon Eckersley, made a Sexual Harm Prevention Order, also for an indefinite length of time.