July 2019

Child sex offender sent to prison for more than eight years

A man has appeared at York Crown Court and has been sent to prison for more than eight years for child sex offences.

On 6 June 2019, 51-year-old Roger Donald Sibley of St Johns Square, Wakefield, formerly of the Boroughbridge area, was found guilty of two counts of sexual assault against girls under the age of 13.

He was sentenced to eight years imprisonment and also issued with a 10-year Sexual Harm Prevention Order.

On Thursday 27 June 2019, he again appeared at York Crown Court and pleaded guilty to two charges of making indecent photos of children and a charge of voyeurism.

He was given a further two month prison sentence.