August 1, 2023 9.59 am

Former Wisbech mayor convicted of rape

He will be sentenced later this month

A former mayor of Wisbech near the border of Lincolnshire has been convicted of raping a woman at her home in the town.

Aigars Balsevics, 42, raped the woman on May 24, 2021 despite her crying and repeatedly telling him no.

Read the full story on MyLocal Lincolnshire, the new home of The Lincolnite