York man, 73, jailed for 17 years for sex offences

A 73-year-old York man has been sentenced to 17 and a half years in jail after being found guilty of multiple sexual offences.

A jury at Hull Crown Court found Paul Kenneth Lamb guilty of 19 non-recent sexual offences.

He had previously pleaded guilty to charges relating to indecent images found on his digital device.

The charges were brought against Lamb, whose address Humberside Police gave simply as ‘York’, as part of an investigation into offences which took place during the 1970s in London and 1980s in North Yorkshire, Hull and East Riding of Yorkshire area.