Pensioner jailed for historic sexual abuse

A pensioner from Dymchurch has been jailed for 18 years for the historic sexual abuse of two young girls more than 35 years ago.

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Pensioner jailed for historic sexual abuse

Sydney Head Credit: KENT POLICE

A pensioner from Dymchurch has been jailed for 18 years for the historic sexual abuse of two young girls more than 35 years ago.

84 year-old Sydney Head was found guilty by a jury at Canterbury Crown Court. The catalogue of abuse, which began in the 1970s when one of the two victims was as young as six years old, was reported to Kent Police in September 2012.

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