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DNA catches rapist 25 years on

A sex attacker acquitted of rape in 1986 will be sentenced for the crime in Windsor, Berkshire following the discovery of conclusive DNA evidence.

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This is the rapist who escaped justice for 25 years

McGuire was arrested 25 years ago Credit: Thames Valley Police

A rapist acquitted of a "devastating" sex attack more than 25 years ago was finally jailed today following the discovery of conclusive DNA evidence. Alexander McGuire, 61, escaped justice for a quarter of a century after he was wrongly found innocent when he stood trial.

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