March 2019

Martin Leake of Moylegrove jailed for 20 years

A North Pembrokeshire man who sexually abused two girls has been jailed today (Friday) for 20 years.

Martin Leake, aged 53, of Cilgarthen, Moylegrove, raped one of the girls.

He was also found guilty of indecent assault and indecency with a child following a trial at Swansea crown court.

Judge Keith Thomas jailed him for 12 years for the rape and for eight years for the other offences, to run consecutively.

He will be on licence and liable to be recalled to prison for an additional two years.

Leake had admitted some of the offences and denied the rest.

Judge Thomas ordered him to register with the police as a sex offender for life.

March 2019

Cardigan man facing lengthy jail term for child rape

A CARDIGAN man has been warned he will spend many years in jail after a jury convicted him of child rape.

Martin Leake, aged 53, of Cilgarthen, Moylegrove, was also found guilty of indecent assault and indecency with a child following a trial at Swansea crown court.

Leake was immediately remanded to prison and will be sentenced on March 8.

Judge Keith Thomas told him he needed time to reflect on the jury’s verdicts.

“The inevitable outcome is a substantial sentence in custody,” he added.