A ninety year old women and a seventy year old man will appear in court next month
David Smith,70, of Gladstone Road, Altrincham and Lotte McMurray,90, of Manor Avenue, Sale have both been charged with two counts of assault, ill-treatment, neglect, abandoning a child, causing a young person unnecessary suffering and causing injury.
Smith’s charges relate to three victims and McMurray’s charges relate to two victims and they are both due to appear at Manchester Magistrates’ Court on Thursday 23 March.
The charges follow GMP’s Project Phoenix and relate say police to their receiving of a number of reports of abuse that occurred between 1975 and 1982.
An investigation was launched and GMP’s Project Phoenix identified victims who were aged under 18 at the time of the offences.