8 out of 29, what are the odds?
Police in Kirklees have charged 29 people with numerous offences including Rape, Trafficking with intent to engage in sexual exploitation, sexual activity with a child, child neglect, child abduction, supply of Class A drugs and possession and making of indecent images of children.
The allegations against the defendants are non-recent sexual offences, having occurred between 2004 and 2011 and relate to 18 women. The offences were committed against them as children in the Huddersfield area and are alleged to have taken place while the women were aged between 11 and 17-years-old.
The defendants have been released on police bail and they will appear at Huddersfield Magistrates Court on 12 April 2017.