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A RAPIST was yesterday facing life in jail after admitting fathering 19 children by his two daughter

22nd Oct 2008 | in Child Abuse

He continued preying on them into their 30s, in a case with chilling echoes of Austrian cellar monster Josef Fritzl.

But unlike Fritzl” who kept his daughter in a dungeon while fathering seven children” the British beast controlled his victims with decades of mental torture.
They were left too terrified to tell even their mother until finally turning to social workers this year.

Last night one of the daughters told The Sun: He can rot in hell. But despite being born out of hate we love our kids and always will.
She went on: He started touching me when I was about five. It was going on for years, but I didnt know my younger sister was also being abused until much later.

I am having to try to tell my kids, but it is going to be very difficult.

The 56-year-old divorced father, from Sheffield, moved the family around the country, so the girls never made friends they could confide in.
Prosecutor Nicholas Campbell, QC, told Sheffield Crown Court the daughters had several miscarriages, while some pregnancies were terminated when screenings picked up abnormalities.

Nine children were born but two died within hours.

Mr Campbell added: The seven surviving children have their own difficulties.

Two are severely incapacitated and one of them has been recently diagnosed with a fatal condition.

It seems clear that that mix of the DNA of this defendant and that of both his daughters showed that damage would be caused to their offspring.
Even after that damage became obvious he carried on impregnating his daughters.

The father, who cannot be named for legal reasons, admitted 25 rapes and four indecent assaults.

He denied two charges of indecent assault and one of rape” insisting the assaults did not start as early as his victims claimed.

The prosecution accepted the pleas to spare them the trauma of being questioned in court.

The offences began in 1980 and continued until last February.

The younger daughter fell pregnant 12 times and her sister seven.

The father was remanded in custody until next month when he will be sentenced.

Fritzl, 74, will stand trial next year after being declared sane this month.

He kept daughter Elisabeth, now 42, locked in a dungeon in Amstetten for 24 years.


A RAPIST was yesterday facing life in jail after admitting fathering 19 children by his two daughters.


  • On 22nd Oct 2008 at 05:09 PM michaelmac said...

    This scum should die a slow and horrible death

  • On 27th Jan 2009 at 10:19 AM spammer said...

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  • On 18th Jan 2010 at 08:38 AM jan martinez said...

    This is just the tip of the iceberg- thousands of children are abused on a daily basis-the failure of those in power-control allow for these evil crimes against children and other vulnerables to continue. Everyone holding public office from Judges to caretakers-doctors to teachers-police to politicians-social workers to preachers, every last one should be thoroughly checked and re-checked. Long prison sentances, asset stripping and chemical castration should not be optional-more rule of law when dealing with evil stealth predators of this nature.

  • On 1st Mar 2011 at 02:48 AM dwain pipe said...

    dirty bastard , shouldnt ever get out with no change of id , they should stay in there and hang at the end

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