February 2015

Man, 22, admits raping a child under 13

A 22-year-old man from Wibsey has pleaded guilty to raping a child under 13.

Ashley Murphy, of Chapel Fold, Wibsey, Bradford, appeared via video link at Bradford Crown Court yesterday and accepted raping the girl last November.

Murphy pleaded guilty on a basis which was not accepted by the prosecution.

He was remanded in custody until the next hearing on April 29.