The mother of an Adelaide girl sexually assaulted by her grandfather has told a court his “despicable crime” is too horrifying for people to hear and her family now lives isolated and silenced.
- The man was found guilty in 2020 of sexually assaulting his granddaughter
- The victim and her parents read impact statements in court, labelling the assault an “atrocity”
- His lawyer requested home detention, as the man no longer has sexual function due to prostate cancer
The man, who is a retired…