May 2019

Leicester man jailed for sexual assault

A Leicester city man who sexually abused a teenage girl has been jailed.

Robert Moseley was sentenced to two-and-a-half years when he appeared at Leicester Crown Court on Friday (17 May).

He is also subject to a 10-year sexual harm prevention order.

Moseley, 55, of Bowhill Grove, began abusing his victim when she was 13 years old, carrying on until she was 16. On 10 May he was found guilty of two counts of sexual assault following a trial at the same court.

The offences occurred between 2009 and 2013.

Moseley’s victim contacted police in April 2017 and in interview told officers that in addition to being sexually abused, Moseley was both aggressive and controlling in his behaviour.

Moseley was found not guilty of two counts of indecent assault.

No verdict was reached on five counts of sexual assault and these indictments will lie on file. No verdict was reached on two counts of indecent assault.