March 2018

Scout leader from Caerphilly jailed for sexual offences against a child

A Scout leader has been jailed for two years after he admitted three sexual offences against a child.

Mark Rees, 44, of Raglan Court, Hendredenny, Caerphilly, was previously the leader of 1st Aber Valley Scout troop.

Rees was sentenced at Newport Crown Court on January 18.

The three charges he admitted were: sexual communication with a child, inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, and causing a child to witness a sexual act.