Former West Sussex priest charged with historic sex offences

Spirit FM

September 15, 2017

A man has been charged with sex offences against a young girl while he was a priest in West Sussex.

On Wednesday Brian Spence, also known as Macduff, a former Church of England priest of Sutton Road, Shrewsbury, appeared at Crawley Magistrates’ Court.

The 78-year-old was accused of committing four offences of indecent assault on a girl then aged between 10 and 11 in Warnham, between 1978 and 1980.

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