September 2021

“Disgusting” Nottingham brothers sexually abused eight children

Two brothers from Nottinghamshire have been convicted of committing a horrifying catalogue of sexual assaults and rape over a 25-year period.

Andrew Clark, 38, and younger brother Jason Clark, 35, have both been found guilty of a series of horrific sexual assaults on eight children.

Andrew, formally of Denewood Crescent, Bilborough, preyed on six vulnerable children for more than 25 years.

Brother Jason, also formally of Denewood Crescent, Bilborough, has been found guilty of sexual offences against two children during that same time.

After a three-and-a-half-week trial at Nottingham Crown Court, a jury yesterday (9 September 2021) found the pair guilty of 21 counts of sexual assaults and abuse.

Andrew Clark was found guilty of three counts of indecent assault of a female under 14, indecent assault of a male on five occasions, attempted rape, sexual assault of a child under 13, sexual assault, sexual assault of a child, three counts of rape of a female under 16, rape of a child and indecent assault of a child.

Jason Clark was convicted of four counts of indecent assault of a female under 14 and two counts of rape on a female under 16.

The brothers were also found guilty of jointly raping a child under 16 on two occasions.

They were both remanded in custody to be sentenced at Nottingham Crown Court on 26 November 2021.