A rapist has been jailed for 13 years after attacking two women including one in Basildon.

Sheldon Tapfumaneyi, 24, of Champion way, Oxford, was jailed at Basildon Crown Court on Friday after being convicted of two counts of rape.

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He stood trial at the crown court last year where he was concicted of rape.

He was cleared of one count of sexual assault.

The first incident took place in the Manchester area in 2019. 

The second incident took place in Basildon in August 2020.