Man and woman in court charged with 19 Rotherham child sex offences

A MAN and a woman have been charged with 19 child sex offences by investigators looking into child sexual exploitation in Rotherham.


Neil King (50), of Dinnington, faces 15 charges in all, including rape, attempted rape and engaging in sexual activity with a child, relating to offences alleged to have occurred between 2003 and 2009.

Louise Tye (40), of Kimberworth, has been charged with four offences, including inciting a child to engage in sexual activity and causing the neglect or ill treatment of a child in 2008.

Both are due to appear before Sheffield Magistrates today.

Since te launch of Operation Stovewood, the National Crime Agency’s investigation into child sexual abuse in Rotherham, a total of 33 people have appeared in court.

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