September 2018

Scone man found guilty after trial of sex assaults on women

A Scone man has been convicted of sex attacks on two women at his home.

Andre Le Roux, 37, of Myrtle Road, was found guilty following a trial at Perth Sheriff Court.

He had denied sexually assaulting one woman by repeatedly touching and handling her breasts between August 1 and August 31 2014, at Myrtle Road, Scone.

He also denied going into the bedroom of another woman at the same address between August 15 and October 26 2016, and sexually assaulting her by repeatedly touching and handling her breasts.

He was ordered to carry out 240 hours of unpaid work in the community and put on the sex offenders register for five years.