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81 year old in court on child abuse charges

National News // May 9, 2018

An 81 year old could face a lengthy jail term as he faces court on allegations he sexually abused his four year old granddaughter.

pixabay 81 year old in court on child abuse charges

Prosecutors in canton Solothurn allege the man abused the girl for four years from the year 2004 when the man was 67.

He denies the allegations and says he was never alone with the girl. But the prosecution says there’s SMS evidence to show that he was.

The girl is now 18 years old and made the allegations against her grandfather when she was 14.

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