Timeline of Joseph McCann’s alleged offences

3

York

Haslingden

Heywood

Ramsbottom

4

Birmingham

1

Oxford

Walthamstow

Cardiff

Edgware

2

Southampton

Plymouth

50 km

50 miles

1 Watford, 21 April

McCann allegedly abducts and rapes a 21-year-old

 

2 Walthamstow and Edgware, 25 April

He allegedly abducts a 25-year-old just after midnight. Around noon, while she is in his car, he allegedly snatches a 21-year-old and attempts to abduct her sister. The two women escape in Watford

 

3 Greater Manchester and Lancashire, 5 May

A woman in her 30s is imprisoned as McCann allegedly rapes her 17-year-old daughter and 11-year-old son. Around 1.30pm a woman aged 71 is abducted and raped. Later, McCann allegedly abducts and sexually assaults a 13-year-old girl while the 71-year-old is still his prisoner. At 6pm they escape. He drives to Congleton and allegedly abducts two 14-year-old girls. His car crashes and he flees leaving the girls unharmed

 

4 Congleton in Cheshire, 6 May

McCann is arrested around 3am

1 Watford, 21 April

McCann allegedly abducts and rapes a 21-year-old

 

2 Walthamstow and Edgware, 25 April

He allegedly abducts a 25-year-old just after midnight. Around noon, while she is in his car, he allegedly snatches a 21-year-old and attempts to abduct her sister. The two women escape in Watford

 

3 Greater Manchester and Lancashire, 5 May

A woman in her 30s is imprisoned as McCann allegedly rapes her 17-year-old daughter and 11-year-old son. Around 1.30pm a woman aged 71 is abducted and raped. Later, McCann allegedly abducts and sexually assaults a 13-year-old girl while the 71-year-old is still his prisoner. At 6pm they escape. He drives to Congleton and allegedly abducts two 14-year-old girls. His car crashes and he flees leaving the girls unharmed

 

4 Congleton in Cheshire, 6 May

McCann is arrested around 3am

3

York

Haslingden

Heywood

Ramsbottom

4

Birmingham

1

Oxford

Walthamstow

Cardiff

Edgware

2

Southampton

Plymouth

50 km

50 miles