Rapper stands trial after Chichester rape allegation

Aggro Santos has appeared at Chichester Crown Court today (August 13) after he was accused of raping two women.

The Brazilian-born rapper, whose real name is Yuri Santos, is standing trial at the court after he was accused of raping a 16-year-old Chichester girl on May 7 last year. Another man, Tyrelle Ritchie, was charged with one count of sexual assault in Chichester on the same date. He has denied the charge

Santos pleaded not guilty to two counts of rape, one concerning the Chichester girl, and another concerning another incident in Yeovil in September 2010. The trial is expected to last two weeks.

Coverage of the trial will be in this week’s Chichester Observer (August 16).