Man jailed for 11 years for severe sexual crimes against stepdaughter

The Tel Aviv District Court on Sunday sentenced a man from central Israel to 11 years in jail for committed severe sexual crimes against his wife's daughter over a period of five years, since the girl was seven. The court said the man used the girl "as an easy and accessible tool to satisfy his dark desires." The man was also given an 18-month suspended sentence and fined him NIS 15,000.