Man jailed for raping cousin

Bishop Street Courthouse
Bishop Street Courthouse

A man who raped and sexually abused his cousin has been jailed for 11 years.

Frankie McFadden, of Moyola Drive, pleaded guilty to a total of nine sex offences including rape, indecent assault and gross indecency.

The 54-year-old also admitted common assault and making a threat to kill.

The offences were committed between May 1975 and May 1985.

Following his release from prison McFadden will spend two years on probation and will sign the sex offenders register for an indefinite period.

He will also be subject to a sexual offences prevention order which bans him from having any contact with the victim.