Man guilty of sex attacks on four women

Jeremy Smith was convicted on 14 separate charges of attacks on women Credit: Kent Police

An Ashford man has been found guilty of 14 charges of rape, attempted rape, sexual assault and assault on four women.

Canterbury Crown Court heard how Jeremy Philip Smith, 52, of Pett Lane, Charing carried out the offences between 2005 and 2010.

Detective Sergeant Matt Banks, from the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate, said: ‘Smith is a violent, sexually aggressive, controlling man who overpowered these women and subjected them to horrendous ordeals."

Sentencing will take place in mid-August.