30/06/2014

Rolf Harris Guilty Of Indecent Assaults

Entertainer Rolf Harris has been found guilty of indecent assaults against underage girls.

The jury at Southwark crown court convicted Harris of 12 counts of indecent assault on four victims between 1968 and 1986.

The 84-year-old was accused of having a "Jekyll and Hyde" character, prosecutors claimed.

A jury of six men and six women deliberated for over 33 hours.

His wife Alwen and daughter Bindi watched from the public gallery.

He has been released on bail until Friday when he will be sentenced.

(CD)

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