Leazes Park sex assault trial: Jury told of 'second major' error from translators
A jury has been shown two “major” errors in interpreting the police interview of one of three Syrians accused of sex assaults on two 14-year-old schoolgirls in a park.
Jurors have been told to ignore the original transcript of the 20-year-old Mohammed Alfrouh’s interview with detectives, and were read a re-translated version of what the Arabic-speaker said.
The married defendant denies three counts of sexual assault said to have been committed at Leazes Park, Newcastle, on two schoolgirls in May.
Co-accused 18-year-olds Omar Badreddin and Mohammed Allakkoud deny a single charge of sexual... read more
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