October 2019

Batley Man Jailed for 14 Years For Multiple Counts of Rape

A Batley man has been jailed for 14 years for multiple counts of rape and false imprisonment.

Anthony Pinnock, aged 42, from Batley was found guilty following a trial and was today (11 October) sentenced at Leeds Crown Court.

He was found guilty of seven counts of rape, one count of sexual assault and one count of false imprisonment.

The offences occurred between 2017 and 2019 and against one woman.

He was sentenced to 14 years in prison and has been placed on the sex offenders register for life.