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Scout leader facing multiple charges may have other victims

Police say a former Scout leader charged with historical sexual offences involving children over 40 years may have had other victims.

The man was arrested in March and faces a total of 26 charges. They are: seven charges of unlawful sexual connection with a male aged 12-16; 17 charges of indecent assault on a boy aged between 12-16; one charge of committing an indecent act; and one charge of indecent assault on a man / boy over the age of 16.

Detective Jocelyn Bell said the investigation team was now asking anyone else who might have information or concerns to come forward.

We would like to assure those who come forward that the information they provide will be treated with sensitivity.

Detective Bell

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