Two people appeared at Oxford Crown Court yesterday facing child sexual exploitation charges.

Ahmed Hassan, 20, of Glyndebourne Gardens, Banbury, is charged with sexual assault and a 17-year-old from Banbury, who cannot be named for legal reasons, is charged with rape.

Five other men from Banbury are also charged with sex crimes as part of the same investigation.

They are all due to appear again at the crown court for a plea and case management hearing on Monday, September 29.

Hassan was remanded in custody and the youth was released on bailed.


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