British national charged with rape and sexual assault

British national sentenced in the Var - A British national has been given a 10-year prison sentence for raping and sexual assault of several minors in Grimaud in the Var between 2008 and 2012. 44-year-old Andrew Kidger a British national who lived in Plan-de-la-Tour between 2008 and 2012 appeared in court on Thursday. Kidger has denied the accusations.  

 

 

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