Iorworth Hoare 'Lotto Rapist'
‘Lotto Rapist’ Iorworth Hoare is released from prison and hides out in Pontyland, Newcastle January 2006. Back on the streets he was seen collecting cash, shopping in Bonham's auctioneers and eating fish and chips. Hoare was jailed several times for a string of sex attacks, including rape, two attempted rapes and three indecent assaults, during the 1970s and 1980s. In 1989 he was convicted of attempted rape and jailed for life. He won £7.2m on the Lottery in 2004 while on day release from open prison. Video footage also available.