May 2019: Sentenced to 10 months in prison, of which he must serve half. Required to register as a sex offender for ten years.

April 2019

Man directed sexual verbal communications towards two schoolgirls

A 36 year old man who directed sexual verbal communications towards two girls aged under 16 in Moffat, has been placed on the sex offenders register

Mark Devereux , of Queens Crescent, Lockerbie was found guilty at Dumfries Sheriff Court of making sexualised remarks towards the girls during May last year

He was also found guilty of assaulting one by touching her. Sentence was deferred until May 2nd.