Avon and Somerset Police are leaving no stone unturned in their hunt to bring members of a Bristol based grooming gang to justice. Having charged 11 child abusers already as part of the Operation Brooke investigation, they have now charged a further three Muslim paedophiles. Bringing the total number of nonces charged to 14.
Three more men have been charged as part of a major police investigation into child sexual exploitation in Bristol.
Ahmed Abdi, 24, known as Fonte, has been charged with two counts of paying for the sexual services of a girl aged 16-17; Arranging/facilitating the prostitution/involvement in prostitution of a child aged 13-17; being concerned in the supply of crack cocaine and of heroin.
Mustafa Deria, 22, has been charged with one count of rape.
Both Abdi and Deria appeared before Bristol Magistrates’ Court yesterday and were remanded in custody to appear at Bristol Crown Court on February 6.
Mustapha Farah, aged 20, known as Greens, has been charged with two counts of paying for the sexual services of a girl aged 16; one count of arranging/facilitating the prostitution/involvement in pornography of a child aged 13-17; being concerned in the supply of cocaine and heroin.
Operation Brooke is an investigation by Avon and Somerset police’s public protection team into allegations of sexual exploitation involving girls aged 13 to 17, in the Easton area.
Also charged as part of the investigation are Mohamed Jama, 22, Liban Abdi, 21, known as Leftback; Mohammed Dahir, 21; Jusef Abdirizak, 19; Abdullahi Aden, 19, known as Trigger; Arafat Osman, 19, known as Left Eye; Idleh Osman, known as Sniper, 21; Said Zakaria, 21, of Seymour Road, Easton; Gama Mohammed, 32, of Gordon Road in Whitehall, Mohammed Jumale, 23; and Jibril Abdi Mohamed, 20, known as Jay Jay.