Berkshire

Man admits Bracknell teenage girl attacks

Terry Bryant
Image caption Terry Bryant admitted 14 offences including rape and kidnapping

A man has admitted kidnapping and attacking three girls in Berkshire.

Two girls, aged 14 and 15, were attacked separately on 6 May, and a 16-year-old was attacked in November, all in Bracknell.

At Reading Crown Court, Terry Bryant, 41, of Waverley Road, Tottenham, London, admitted offences including rape, kidnapping and sexual assault.

He also admitted making threats to kill and possessing a firearm. He is due to be sentenced on 8 October.

Before Bryant was caught, police held a meeting to try to reassure residents, attended by about 150 people.

Indecent images

Officers said they were following up 800 leads from members of the public.

In total, Bryant pleaded guilty to three counts of kidnap, one of rape, four of sexual assault, two of making threats to kill, one count of robbery and one count of possession of a firearm with intent to cause fear of violence.

He also pleaded guilty to one count of making indecent images and one count of possessing indecent images.

Bryant pleaded not guilty to three counts - two of false imprisonment and one count of making a threat to kill.

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