Sentenced to 10 years in prison for abusing his granddaughter and three friends on a birthday

Sentenced to 10 years in prison for abusing his granddaughter and three friends on a birthday

A man has been sentenced by the Provincial Court of Malaga to a total of ten years in prison for abusing his granddaughter and three friends, aged between 8 and 10 years, during the birthday of the first held in the house of the parents, in Rincón de la Victoria.

The grandfather, 59 years old and from Buenos Aires (Argentina), took advantage of the fact that all the girls were reunited celebrating the birthday while their families, oblivious to what was happening, were in another part of the house, according to the sentence, which has had access Efe.

The proven facts indicate that the defendant was not used to playing with younger children or his granddaughter but "took advantage" that they were alone in the living room of the house to touch them and also invited them to the bathroom to show their genitals .

One of the guests invited to the birthday was the one that alerted her parents of what happened after arriving at their family home, and she told them that her grandfather started to tickle them and then she made the touching.

During the trial, the defendant's defense alleged "a criminal plan" to accuse his client, an extreme that the Court considers has no support or indication and the magistrates emphasize the accuracy of the minors in their statements and the injuries of one of them .

The defendant has been convicted of three crimes of sexual abuse to two years in prison each and in the case of his granddaughter the penalty is four years in prison.

In addition, the measure of supervised release is imposed for five years, to be carried out when the prison sentences are completed, and it is forbidden to approach minors under five hundred meters or communicate with them by any means for five years.

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