Thornlands man jailed for unlawful relationship with child, rape

He parole eligibility date is set for September 12, 2021.
He parole eligibility date is set for September 12, 2021.

A THORNLANDS man who was charged with offences related to the rape and indecent assault of his daughters has been sent to jail.

The man was found guilty during a trial at Brisbane District Court on Thursday, November 30.

A Chamber of Chief Justice spokesperson said the man received eight years behind bars for charges of maintaining an unlawful relationship with a child, with a parole eligibility date set for September 12, 2021.

He was also sentenced to four years, concurrent, for five counts of rape and three years jail, concurrent, for four other counts of rape and indecent treatment of a child under 16.