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101-year-old man accused of sexually assaulting two girls and a boy in his truck

By Mason White 5:52 PM December 7, 2016
Ralph Clarke 

By: Chan Yuan
An elderly man is accused of luring children to his truck and garage, where he sexually assaulted them, according to police in the United Kingdom.

101-year-old Ralph Clarke of Erdington, is currently the oldest living man in the country to be accused of a crime.

Clarke has been charged with 17 counts of indecent assault, 12 counts of indecency with a child and two attempted serious sexual offenses.

According to the criminal complaint, Clarke worked as a truck driver and a handyman at the time that he abused the children, who were identified as two girls and a boy.

One of the victims was just 7 years old. Two of Clarke’s victims entered a police station several months ago, to file a complaint against him.

The victims told police that some of the abuses took place in a garage at Clarke’s home as well as in shed and workshop, which he used as a man cave.

He also sexually assaulted the children in the cabin of his truck.