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Indecent images charges dropped against former Dover school worker

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Original article from Kent Live

A former school worker who was accused of possessing indecent images of children has had the charges against him dropped.

Myles Ratcliffe, from Birchington, was accused of being in possession of seven indecent images of children while working at the Duke of York Royal Military Academy in Dover.

He first appeared at Margate Magistrates Court in November 2019 where it was revealed the alleged images were created in 2016 and 2017.

He then appeared at Canterbury Crown Court in January 2020 where he entered a not guilty plea.


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Now the case against him has been dropped.

Appearing again at Canterbury Crown Court on February 5, 2021, the three counts he had been accused of were dismissed due to a lack of evidence from the prosecution.

The case will now not go any further.

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