Warning over threats made to victim of Tony Eccles

Tony Eccles pictured during a competition at the Hartlepool Catholic Club.

Tony Eccles pictured during a competition at the Hartlepool Catholic Club.

A WARNING has been issued about threats that have been made to the victim of darts star Tony Eccles.

Eccles, 44, is starting a 16-year jail sentence for “systematic” abuse of a schoolgirl who he repeatedly raped.

The 44-year-old, nicknamed The Viper, was found guilty of five counts of rape and a further five indecent assaults after a 12-day trial at Teesside Crown Court on Tuesday.

 

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