February 2021

Two decades in jail for child rapist

A 62-year-old man will spend close to two decades in jail after being convicted of 20 sex offences against young children in Lincolnshire.
Philip Beaumont was found guilty of the charges, which included rape, attempted rape and sexual assault.
The offences took place at various locations across Lincolnshire against several girls under 13-years-old.

Beaumont was given a 19-year prison sentence after a hearing at Lincoln Crown Court on Friday, January 29.