Girl preg­nant twice by child abuse sus­pect

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A MAN in his 20s who fea­tures in a huge po­lice in­ves­ti­ga­tion into child sex­ual ex­ploita­tion twice made a teenager preg­nant, a fam­ily court judge has been told.

She got preg­nant at 15 and gave birth to a boy at 16, Judge Si­mon Wood heard.

The girl, now 17, be­came preg­nant again at 16 and was due to give birth to an­other child soon.

So­cial work­ers had char­ac­terised the man’s re­la­tion­ship with her as “abu­sive”.

The man fea­tured in Op­er­a­tion Sanc­tu­ary – an in­ves­ti­ga­tion into al­le­ga­tions of sex­ual of­fences be­ing run by Northum­bria Po­lice.

At the hear­ing in New­cas­tle upon Tyne the judge said so­cial ser­vices staff at New­cas­tle City Coun­cil had asked him to make de­ci­sions about the fu­ture of the teen’s son.

He con­cluded that the lit­tle boy should be placed for adop­tion.

The judge said the teenage girl had grown up in a “dys­func­tional fam­ily” and had an “im­pov­er­ished up­bring­ing”. JUST while mak­ing

the bed, the av­er­age per­son cov­ers around four miles a year

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