Pervert jailed for sexually assaulting a child in Doncaster 

A sick pervert has been jailed for a sexually assaulting a child in Doncaster.  

Desmond Bowers, aged 41, was found guilty of one count of sexual assault on a child and jailed for six years at Sheffield Crown Court yesterday.  

Desmond Bowers has been jailed.

Desmond Bowers has been jailed.

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In addition to his prison term, the Derby man was given a lifetime restraining order against his victim and their family, and will be on the sex offenders register for life.

An investigation was launched into Bowers in November 2015 following a report to the police about his behaviour. The initial disclosure from his victim led to a four-year police operation.

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South Yorkshire Police said the offence took place in Doncaster.

After the hearing, PC Adam Frost said: “The victim involved in this matter has shown immense courage throughout this investigation and their strength has been commendable for a person of their age.

“After a four-year investigation, I hope that the court result will bring some closure to the victim and their family.”

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If you have any concerns relating to sexual offences, you can call police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.