Father not guilty of raping daughter

The man was found not guilty of all charges at Wood Green Crown Court in north London

The man was found not guilty of all charges at Wood Green Crown Court in north London

A father accused of leading the gang rape of his daughter along with a family friend has been found not guilty on all charges.

The father, 45, from north west London, was accused of sexual assault, causing or inciting sexual activity, rape, conspiracy to rape and perverting the course of justice. His friend was charged with two counts of conspiracy to rape. Neither of them can be identified for legal reasons.

The trial at Wood Green Crown Court lasted a month, and on Monday the jury returned a verdict of not guilty on all charges.

For the full story, see this week’s paper edition of the Jewish Chronicle.

Last updated: 9:46am, July 24 2013