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US NewsJoseph McCann: Judge To Visit Rape Suspect In Prison After He Refuses To Appear In Court

20:00  09 may  2019
20:00  09 may  2019 Source:   huffingtonpost.co.uk

Man suspected of abducting and raping two women identified

Man suspected of abducting and raping two women identified Police hunting a man accused of abducting and raping two women in north London have identified the suspect as Joseph McCann, 33. Police say the man has a slight Irish accent and is also known to use false names, including Joel. Scotland Yard said the 33-year-old has links to Watford, Aylesbury and Ipswich. © Other Police are looking for this car Metropolitan Police say he is "extremely dangerous" and could be using a false name and wearing a disguise.

A judge has visited the alleged serial sex attacker Joseph McCann to conduct a hearing in prison after he refused to attend court to face a string of charges including allegations he tied up a mother and sexually abused her children. The 34-year-old is charged with 21 offences against eight alleged

Alleged serial rapist Joseph McCann will be visited by senior judge in jail after he refused to appear in court for a second day. In an unprecedented move, Chief Magistrate Emma Arbuthnot will conduct a hearing at Belmarsh prison after McCann refused to leave the cells. Prosecutor Tetteh Turkson told

Joseph McCann: Judge To Visit Rape Suspect In Prison After He Refuses To Appear In Court © Met Police Alleged serial rapist Joseph McCann has refused to appear in court

Alleged serial rapist Joseph McCann will be visited by senior judge in jail after he refused to appear in court for a second day.

In an unprecedented move, Chief Magistrate Emma Arbuthnot will conduct a hearing at Belmarsh prison after McCann refused to leave the cells.

Prosecutor Tetteh Turkson told Westminster Magistrates’ Court on Thursday McCann that was “not being co-operative” and Arbuthnot said there were “negotiations going on” to ensure he appeared by videolink.

But later the chief magistrate said a hearing open to the Press would instead be held in the visitors’ room at Belmarsh.

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Joseph McCann has refused to appear in court to face multiple rape charges for the second day in a row, so a senior judge will visit him in prison instead. Chief magistrate Emma Arbuthnot is due to conduct a hearing at Belmarsh prison after Mr McCann twice refused to leave his cell.

Rape suspect Joseph McCann refused to leave his cell to hear the 21 chargesCredit: PA:Press Association. But he refused to leave his cell at south London’s Belmarsh Prison to attend Westminster Magistrates’ Court again to face the charges. They were read at an unprecedented hearing behind

McCann, from Aylesbury in Buckinghamshire, has been charged with 12 offences, including five rapes.

He was arrested near Congleton, in Cheshire, in the early hours of Monday, just over two weeks after he is alleged to have abducted a woman in her 20s in Watford in the early hours of Sunday April 21 before raping her in a residential property. He is charged with kidnap and rape over the alleged attack.

McCann is further charged with two kidnappings, four counts of rape, one count of false imprisonment, two counts of causing a female to engage in sexual activity and one count of assaulting a female by penetration in London between April 24 and April 27.

The charges relate to two women, who are in their 20s, who were separately snatched off the street in Chingford and Edgware, in London, before being raped in a car. Nine more charges are expected to be added to the indictment.


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