MEMBERS of a sick grooming gang who raped an “extremely vulnerable” teenage girl have been jailed for a total of 74 years.
The gang had been plying their victim with drink and drugs since she was 15 and treated her like a “piece of meat”, a court has heard. Jasim Mohammed has been jailed for 25 years Credit: PA:Press Association Kawan Ahmed received an 18-year jail term Credit: PA:Press Association Nzar Anwar, left, was sentenced to 15 years Credit: PA:Press Association Shangar Ibrahimi received a 12-year jail term Credit: PA:Press Association Saba Mohammed, 41, was jailed for four years Credit: PA:Press Association The young woman told Sheffield Crown Court she’s been “scarred for life” by the abuse, which has left her suicidal.
Blundering police failed to investigate her claims for five years, it was heard.
Now vile sex predators Jasim Mohammed, 38, Kawan Ahmed, 32, Nzar Anwar, 41, and Shangar Ibrahimi, 30, have each been jailed for between 12 and 25 years after they were convicted of rape.
A fifth man, Saba Mohammed, 41, was also jailed for four years after being convicted on conspiracy to pervert the course of justice. ‘VULNERABLE AND TROUBLED’
Over the course of a nine-week trial, nine defendants denied raping the girl on dates between September 2010 and December 2012.
Prosecutor Peter Hampton said the victim first raised the alarm in 2011, but South Yorkshire Police didn’t investigate for five years.Judge Michael Slater said the victim arrived in Sheffield “lonely and friendless after being rejected by her family.” DEVASTATING […]