Jeremy Forrest's family are 'trying not to judge'

Jeremy Forrest's sister has told Daybreak that her family are "trying not to judge" her brother or his actions.

Carrie Hanspaul, sister of Jeremy Forrest Credit: Daybreak

Forrest was sentenced last week to five and half years for five charges of sexual activity with a child and one count of child abduction.

Speaking about her brother's time in prison, Carrie Hanspaul said: "He's been doing brilliantly, he's done a lot of work with a lot of other prisoners".

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Forrest 'not a paedophile'

The sister of jailed teacher Jeremy Forrest has told Daybreak that paedophile is the "wrong word" to use for her brother. Forrest was jailed for five and half years last week on charges of sexual activity with a child and child abduction.