August 2022

Man raped schoolboy

A man that raped a schoolboy has been jailed

Kielan Waugh, 21 of Workington appeared at Carlise Crown Court where he was sentenced for:

  • One count of rape against a male child aged under 16

  • One count of sexual assault against a male child aged under 16

The court was told that the victim was 14-years-old when the rape took place. Waugh also manipulated and threatened the boy to commit sexual acts on him. 

The grooming, rape and further abuse had a detrimental and lasting effect on the victim. 

The judge sentenced Waugh to six years and four months imprisonment and told him that he must register as a sex offender for life