Overton OAP due in court over boy sex charges

Preston Crown Court.  PIC BY ROB LOCK
Preston Crown Court. PIC BY ROB LOCK

An OAP is due to appear at Preston Crown Court charged with 20 historic sex offences against a boy.

Donald Holmes, 87, of Chapel Lane, Overton, appeared at Lancaster Magistates Court last Tuesday. No plea was entered and he was given conditional bail to appear at Preston Crown Court on June 24. The alleged offences date back to July 2001 until July 2006.