Prison time for assault on girlfriend’s daughter

A Sheet Harbour area man has been sentenced to four years in prison for sexually abusing his girlfriend’s teenage daughter.

Local Xpress reports the 52 year old man, who can’t be named to protect his victim’s identity,  pleaded guilty earlier to sexual assault and sexual exploitation for attacks on the girl shortly after she turned 16 in 2013. Court was told the girl’s mother was present on at least two occassions.