Robert Dudley secures guilty verdict in rape trial

January 24, 2017

Robert Dudley from Exchange Chambers has secured a guilty verdict in a rape trial at Liverpool Crown Court.

Yassar Murat Ayuc, 49, targeted a vulnerable victim, giving her a lift in a car to a secluded spot near Rock Ferry Oil Terminal where he raped her.

A jury rejected his not guilty plea and found Ayuc guilty of raping her in the early hours of Sunday, June 5 last year.

Robert Dudley said forensic examination revealed Ayuc’s DNA on her clothes.

Judge Brian Cummings QC jailed Ayuc for nine years, with an extended five years on licence.