Jersey

Christopher Bacon charged with abuse against boys

Jersey Magistrates Court
Image caption Jersey's Magistrate's Court heard the case will be indicted to the Royal Court

A man has appeared in court in Jersey charged with three counts of indecently assaulting young boys between 1979 and 1980.

Christopher Bacon, 74, and of Le Marais, is accused of abusing boys aged between 11 and 14 years old.

The Magistrate's Court in St Helier heardthat the attorney general will indict the case to the Royal Court.

Mr Bacon was granted bail, and will appear at the magistrate's court on 25 November for a committal hearing.

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