South Shields man who carried out historic sex attacks deemed 'unfit to plead'

A man who carried out a series of historic sex attacks has not been sent to prison.

By Court Reporter
Thursday, 9th December 2021, 5:49 pm
The case was heard at Newcastle Crown Court.

Terence Cram was found unfit to plead to the offences but a jury at Newcastle Crown Court concluded he did commit the acts he was accused of.

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The 59-year-old, of Salisbury Place, South Shields, was given an absolute discharge.

The offences he was found to have committed were two of indecent assault on a boy under 16, two of gross indecency with a boy under 16 and three of buggery with a boy under 16.