facebook
twitter
rss
account
search
search
 

Book: Jailed boxing star committed incest

Aug. 13, 2004 at 3:12 PM   |   Comments

MONTREAL, Aug. 13 (UPI) -- In a book set for release this fall, the daughters of one of Canada's most gifted, and notorious, boxers say he sexually assaulted them for years.

"A Heart with a Black Eye" describes how former Canadian boxing star David Hilton Jr. sexually assaulted his two daughters, even forcing them to compete sexually for his favor as he took them along when he toured the country to fight, the Globe and Mail reported Friday.

Hilton is serving a seven-year sentence on sex charges in a federal penitentiary in Quebec. He was eligible for parole last fall, but waived his right. His next parole hearing is in September.

Hilton maintains his innocence and has refused therapy in prison.

The book by Jeannie and Anne Marie Hilton is due out in French this October on Montreal's Les Intouchables imprint.

The sisters, as well as their mother, now live in the United States.

Topics: Anne Marie
© 2004 United Press International, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Any reproduction, republication, redistribution and/or modification of any UPI content is expressly prohibited without UPI's prior written consent.
Recommended UPI Stories
Featured UPI Collection
trending
Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Notable deaths of 2014 [PHOTOS]

Most Popular
1
Merkel urges Putin to withdraw Russian troops from Ukraine Merkel urges Putin to withdraw Russian troops from Ukraine
2
Lindsey Graham fears ISIS will come kill us all, in a not at all hysterical way Lindsey Graham fears ISIS will come kill us all, in a not at all hysterical way
3
Rush Limbaugh: Women actually are consenting when they say 'no' Rush Limbaugh: Women actually are consenting when they say 'no'
4
American man detained by South Korean marines American man detained by South Korean marines
5
Tony Hayward: Kurdish oil sector open for business Tony Hayward: Kurdish oil sector open for business
Trending News
Video
x
Feedback