Northamptonshire paedophile sentenced to seven years in jail

A 77-year-old man who abused a young girl in Northamptonshire has been sentenced to seven years in jail.

Saturday, 23rd April 2016, 6:29 am
Northampton Crown Court

David Paterson was convicted of indecently assaulting a young girl after a trial at Northampton Crown Court.

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Paterson, who now lives in Lochgoilhead, Scotland, is likely to serve half his sentence in jail before being released on licence.

He will be on the sex offenders’ register for life.