Update: Now living in Portadown

March 2001

Man jailed for bus sex assaults

A man was jailed for 18 months yesterday for sexually molesting schoolgirls as they travelled home by bus.

Charles Duffin (30), from Vicarage Street, Belfast, admitted three cases of indecent behaviour and two charges of indecent assault.

Duffin would sit beside the girls as they travelled home from school on a bus and perform a sordid sex act.

He would also try to force his hand up the girls’ skirts.

Some of the victims were as young as 13-years-old.

Note: His father Charles Duffin snr (52) is also a convicted paedophile that was jailed after he molested a child