Man not guilty of abuse

Runcorn & Widnes Weekly News - - Front Page -

A JURY has ac­quit­ted a Run­corn man of his­tor­i­cal al­le­ga­tions of abus­ing girls.

Damian Christo­pher Matthews, 53, of Stone Barn Lane, Palace­fields, was cleared on Fri­day at Ch­ester Crown Court.

Ju­rors re­turned six unan­i­mous ver­dicts of not guilty for each count of in­de­cent as­sault.

The case was heard by His Hon­our Judge Pa­trick Thomp­son.

The trial had lasted three weeks.

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