Paedophile faces jail after sex attack on girl under the age of 13

A paedophile was remanded in custody after he admitted sexually assaulting a girl under the age of 13.

Shaun O’Neill, aged 62, committed the offence in Monmouthshire this year, Cardiff Crown Court heard.

The defendant’s sentence was adjourned so a Probation Service report could be prepared.

O’Neill, of Crosscombe Drive, Hartcliffe, Bristol, is due to be sentenced on August 9.

He was remanded in custody by Judge Michael Fitton QC.