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Police officer accused of having sex with 15-year-old girl numerous times

By Mason White 3:23 PM November 19, 2015
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By: Feng Qian
A police officer was arrested on a charge of indecent assault after being accused of having sex with a teenage girl numerous times, police in the United Kingdom said.

Now, 80-year-old John Peck of Welwyn Garden City, has been sentenced to serve 22 months in prison after being accused of having sex with the 15-year-old girl seven times.

The victim told the police that Peck kissed her on the lips when she was 14 years old. When she was 15 years old, Peck took her for rides in his car, where sexual activity took place.

Similar acts are alleged to have taken place in her bedroom at her home. Peck served as a police officer at the Welwyn Garden City police station.

Peck knew the victim through a church. He gained her trust and affection, and the girl believed that he would leave his wife for her and they would marry.

Peck bought her jewelry and spoke of leaving his wife.