Six men up in court over child sex allegations

Oxford Mail: The men will appear at Oxford Crown Court on July 4 The men will appear at Oxford Crown Court on July 4

SIX men accused of involvement in child sexual exploitation have appeared at Banbury Magistrates’ Court.

The alleged victims are three girls, who were aged between 13 and 15 at the time that they were said to have been abused.

The court heard the alleged incidents took place between 2011 and 2014 in houses in Banbury, in People’s Park, Princess Diana Park, and Banbury United Football Club, all in Banbury, and a Vauxhall Corsa car.

The defendants spoke only to confirm their names, date of birth and addresses.

None of them entered a plea.

District judge Andrew Vickers refused bail for all six and they are to remain in custody until they appear at Oxford Crown Court on July 4.

Ahmed Hassan-Sule, aged 20, of Glyndebourne Gardens, Banbury, has been charged with nine counts of sexual activity with a child.

Said Saleh, aged 20, of Orchard Way, Banbury, has been charged with one count of sexual activity with a child.

Mohamed Saleh, aged 21, of Orchard Way, Banbury, has been charged with two counts of sexual activity with a child and one count of rape of a female under 16.

Takudzwa Hova, aged 21, of Broughton Road, Banbury, has been charged with one count of sexual activity with a child, one count of causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity and one count of rape of a female under 16.

Kagiso Manase, aged 20, of Warwick Road, Banbury, was charged with three counts of sexual activity with a child and two counts of causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

Originally from South Africa, he is also being investigated by the Border Agency.

The final defendant Alexandru Nae, aged 19, of Broome Way, Banbury, has been charged with one count of sexual activity with a child and one count of rape of a child under 16.

  • Our top stories:

Man trapped in vehicle after four-car crash on A40

Oxford Mail:

1:53pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A DRIVER has suffered serious leg injuries after a head-on crash that has closed the A40.

Listen: Coroner in Clint Townsend inquest rules death by misadventure + Audio of sister Hailey paying tribute to him

Oxford Mail: Oxfordshire County Council county hall

12:02pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

A verdict of death by misadventure has been delivered by the coroner in Clint Townsend inquest. 

Four people arrested in connection with letter bomb attack at Oxford army recruitment centre and five others

Oxford Mail:

1:04pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of involvement in a spate of attempted dissident republican letter bomb attacks in Northern Ireland and south-east England, including on a number of Armed Forces recruitment offices.

Bomb alert in Bicester

Oxford Mail:

12:38pm Wednesday 20th August 2014

ARMY officers are detonating several explosive Second World War shells found at a scrapyard in Bicester.

Oxford United furious after being denied late penalty

Oxford Mail:

9:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

OXFORD United were left fuming after being denied a late penalty in a 1-0 defeat at Morecambe last night.

Looking for the edge in scrapheap challenge race

Oxford Mail:

9:30am Wednesday 20th August 2014

WACKY racers are spending their week building scrap box racers ahead of tomorrow’s big race.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree