May 2013

Paedophile jailed for 16 years

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A PAEDOPHILE has been jailed for 16 years.

Stanley Yeomans, 59, was accused of sexually abusing a child over a seven year period.

After a trial at Nottingham Crown Court he was found guilty of nine counts of sexual abuse on Tuesday, May 7.

His victim came forward 17 years after the abuse stopped.

Yeomans of Farndon, Newark, pleaded not guilty throughout the trial.

Notts Police detective constable Cathy Austin has been praised for the work she did in getting the case to court.

Inspector Justine Dakin said: “I truly commend DC Austin’s diligent and tireless work on this case.

“She went the extra mile to get this case to court and see justice done.”