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R v Lea Paul Dean

Ben Lawrence prosecuted Lea Paul Dean who was jailed for six years after being found guilty of raping a 16-year-old girl. Dean was convicted at Stoke-on-Trent Crown Court following an investigation by Staffordshire Police’s Child Exploitation Team.

The 26-year-old had previously admitted four counts of sexual activity with a 15-year-old girl.

The case was covered on ITV News and in the Stoke Sentinel.