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Date TimeSeptember 08, 2017
VoiceA woman who trafficked underage girls to a drugs and grooming ring that forced young women to have sex has been jailed for six years and three months.
Carolann Gallon was one of 18 people convicted as part of Operation Sanctuary, an investigation into the sexual abuse of vulnerable girls.
The 22-year-old, of Hareside Court, Newcastle, admitted three counts of trafficking.
Another gang member, Abdulhamid Minoyee, was sentenced to 15 years.
The 34-year-old, of Gainsborough Grove, Newcastle, had been convicted of raping a woman with learning difficulties, sexual assault, and the supply of drugs.
Newcastle Crown Court heard that Gallon took girls - two of whom were in care and one who was only 13 years old - to the parties knowing they would be sexually abused.
She also took a girl with learning difficulties to a flat where she was raped by Minoyee.
Operation Sanctuary: Woman jailed for trafficking girls


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