Pervert faces jail over sex offences
A PERVERT is facing a jail sentence after admitting downloading child sex abuse images and assaulting a boy.
Howard Dear, said to have “relevant previous convictions”, pleaded guilty to four charges of possessing indecent images of a child and one of sexual assault.
Maidstone Crown Court heard the download- ing offences involved 185 images of abused children.
Caroline Knight, prosecuting, said Dear had previously attended a sex offender programme.
The 55-year-old, of Bybrook Road, Kennington, was remanded in custody until he is sentenced on March 30.
Michael Dunning with his mum and dad Jeff and Narjleen