Glynn Ellis Battersby jailed for 10 years for rape of child
- 20 January 2014
- From the section Sheffield & South Yorkshire
A man has been jailed for 10 years for raping a teenage girl.
Glynn Ellis Battersley, 46, of Mortimer Road in Maltby, South Yorkshire, was found guilty on Friday after a week-long trial at Sheffield Crown Court.
He was given concurrent sentences of 10 years for raping a child, 12 months for sexual assault and nine months for sexual activity with a child.
South Yorkshire Police said the sentence reflected the "appalling nature of these crimes".
Det Con John Morris, who led the investigation, added: "The victim in this case has displayed an unbelievable amount of courage and resilience during this process."