Children's star Rolf Harris jailed over sex assaults

July 4, 2014 1:53 PM

16 0

Children's star Rolf Harris jailed over sex assaults

LONDON (Reuters) - Veteran Australian entertainer Rolf Harris, a mainstay of family entertainment in Britain and Australia, was jailed for five years and nine months on Friday for assaulting young girls over two decades.

On Monday, Harris, 84, was found guilty of 12 counts of assaulting four girls, some as young as seven or eight, between 1968 and 1986.

Also read: Judge denies bail for Queens man accused of shacking up with 16-year-old Australian girl

Read more

To category page

Loading...