January 2018

Gwynedd paedophile stole “victims’ childhoods”

A man from Gwynedd has been jailed for 19 years after being convicted of a string of offences against children.

Jason Benett Thomas, from Caerhun near Caernarfon, was found guilty of historic offences committed over a number of years in Gwynedd.

The 47-year-old was sentenced to 20 years in prison at Caernarfon Crown Court and placed on the Sex Offenders Register for life.