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‘Drugged Keighley girl raped at hotel by men’
A 14-year-old girl was raped in a hotel room after two men gave her vodka and cannabis, leaving her so “blathered” her “head was all over the place”, she told a jury.
The girl told Bradford Crown Court that she woke naked in a hotel bedroom after Bilal Hussain, known to her as Naz, had sex with her.
She said she first met Hussain, 23, and Shazad Rehman, 30, when they pulled up in a black BMW in Cavendish Street, Keighley, They were complete strangers but she and her friend, also 14, got into the car and went “cruising” round Bradford and Halifax throughout the night, drinking vodka and smoking cannabis.
The girl told the jury yesterday she believes a powder put in her drink by the men was a “date rape” drug.
She says the girls were taken through the back door of a hotel. She was very drunk and could not remember what happened.
It is alleged that both men raped her in a hotel bedroom that night.
The teenager told the court: “I did not have a clue what was going on.”
She said she had sex with Naz three times while seeing him, once with her consent.
Rehman, of no fixed address, and Hussain, of Neville Road Avenue, Leeds, are accused of pursuing teenage girls in 2010 and 2011, mainly in the Keighley area.
They are said to have raped and assaulted the vulnerable underage girls after picking them up in the street in a variety of cars and giving them drink and drugs.
Rehman is said to have boasted his victims were “fresh meat”.
The 14-year-old girl said she called the police after the men threatened her in the street.
Rehman, known as Yaz, pleads not guilty to six charges of rape and two of sexual assault.
Hussain denies five allegations of rape and one of common assault.
Both men deny supplying cannabis to underage girls.
Raksar Nawaz, of Rhodes Street, Halifax, pleads not guilty to arranging or facilitating the commission of a sexual assault on a child.
Rehman, Hussain and Yassar Adalat, 31, of Milton Place, Halifax, all deny witness intimidation.
The trial continues.