Portsmouth child rapist jailed for 17 years

A RAPIST has been jailed for 17 years.

Friday, 24th March 2017, 1:23 pm
Updated Saturday, 25th March 2017, 11:54 am
Johnathon Oldland, who has been jailed for 17 years for five rapes, two sex assaults, and one count of sexual activity with a child

Johnathon Oldland was sentenced after being found guilty of multiple rapes and sex assaults against a young girl.

A jury at Portsmouth Crown Court had found him guilty of five charges of rape, two sex assaults, and sexual activity with a child.

The 34-year-old, of Hilsea Market, Hilsea, carried out the abuse for five years.

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A Hampshire police spokesman said: ‘This was a particularly horrific case and the sentence has reflected that.

‘We hope that this helps give the victim some closure to move on with their life.’

Oldland was jailed on Thursday.