Father-of-eight is accused of repeated hitchhiker rapes where he allegedly pulled a gun and assaulted teens more than two decades ago
- Father-of-eight accused of two separate rapes in 1998
- Police allege Garry Cook, 71, assaulted two 15-year-olds
- The attacks happened just months apart in Melbourne
- Cook allegedly held both girls at gunpoint during assault
The case against a man accused of raping two teenagers on Melbourne’s outskirts more than 20 years ago faces a fresh delay as the alleged offender’s defence team waits on vital statements from police.
Garry Cook, 71, is accused of raping two 15-year-olds on separate occasions in 1998, with police alleging Mr Cook held each victim at gunpoint in both circumstances after offering them lifts.
Mr Cook appeared…