LATEST NEWS: Serial sex attacker given another life sentence

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SERIAL sex attacker Stephen Crawford is today starting his fifth life sentence behind bars.

The 49-year-old is currently serving four life sentences after being jailed in 2007 for a series of sex attacks against women during that decade.

And at Newcastle Crown Court today, Crawford, of Washington, was dealt another life term for raping a schoolgirl after he offered her a lift home from a disco in Washington 30 years ago when the victim was aged 13.

Read more details about the case here