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St John's man to face two more rape charges

Forty-five-year-old accused of 14 offences in total

A St John's man accused of a string of sexual offences has been charged with two further counts of rape.

Forty-five-year-old William Henry Kelly, of Peel Road, has made a further appearance before Deputy High Bailiff Jayne Hughes.

He has been charged in total with seven counts of rape, three of indecent assault, two of assault causing actual bodily harm, common assault and harassment.

Mr Kelly pleaded not guilty to the latter two, and entered no plea to the indecent assault and ABH charges.

He is yet to enter pleas for the rape charges.

He has been remanded in custody until a committal hearing on June 7.

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