- Tyne Tees
"This was an horrific attack on a young woman which caused great concern in the local community.
"Miah's actions had a profound effect on his victim and I wish to acknowledge the victim's bravery in coming forward in what must have been a very difficult set of circumstances.
"The community is very much better off with this criminal behind bars, he acted in a vile, cowardly manner, threatening a young woman and carrying out an prolonged assault on her."
More top news
Today marks the start of autumn for many - here are some of your photos to mark the occasion.
Newcastle city councillor Dipu Ahad has returned home after being arrested by Israeli forces
Scared of spiders? Scared no more! ITV Tyne Tees have put together a guide on how to keep spiders out of your home.