On 21 December the trial of 26 year-old Michael Carroll concluded and culminated in a sentence of nine years being ordered in respect of a single case of the rape of a 13 year-old girl.
Following a long investigation where specially trained officers interviewed the brave victim who gave her account of the incident and forensic evidence was gathered, the case against Michael Carroll built. It was found that in November 2016 Michael Carroll raped the girl at a house in Market Weighton.
Michael Carroll will now spend nine years in jail for his crime.
Anyone who has information or concerns about this kind of offending to call Humberside Police on 101.