A teenager who had been jailed in the UK for raping and sexually abusing two children has been released from prison just three weeks into his one-year sentence.
The Daily Mail newspaper said on its website on Tuesday that the young man was free to his village in southwest England, where he had inflicted huge sufferings on the family of two abused children, after only three weeks in custody.
The young man, now 18, had been convicted of relentlessly abusing one boy and one girl, 7 and 5, respectively, in the village in Devon. He was sentenced to one year in jail while judges also subjected him to a restraining order.
In his sentence issued in August, judges had ruled that the man had caused “untold damage” to the children through repeated sex attacks between 2013 and 2014, and possibly longer. The attacker was aged 13 at the time while the girl and the boy were five and seven, respectively.
The Daily Mail said the rapist man had managed…