Jury clears grieving OAP of sex crimes

Jury clears grieving OAP of sex crimes

A pensioner accused of sexually abusing four children over a 37-year period has been cleared.
A jury at Liverpool Crown Court found 77-year-old Brian Coop not guilty of all 19 sex offences and he was discharged from the dock.
Unknown to the jury, during the eight-day trial Mr Coop’s wife suddenly died at the couple’s home in Hatton Avenue, Atherton, and the trial was temporarily halted.
After he left the dock a man among his supporters in the public gallery gave him a hug and they both wiped away tears. Outside the courtroom other supporters also broke down in tears of relief and were... read more

10 October 2016 in Regional North West , Views: 31
Source: Wigan Today

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