Friday, 8 May 2015
Man charged with abusing boys at Ayrshire children`s home
"A man has been convicted of sexually abusing boys at a children's home in Ayrshire after his victims came forward following the Jimmy Savile scandal."
"Brian Newman, 58, from Kilmarnock, was convicted of 10 charges of indecency and sexual assault against six boys at the home during the 1990s."
"He was found guilty following a trial at the High Court in Edinburgh."
"Judge Lord Glennie deferred sentence on Newman and continued bail but told him to to expect a "significant" jail term."
"He also placed Newman on the sex offenders register."