Dilworth School: Four men to stand trial accused of historical sexual offending

Spread the love

Four men linked to Dilworth School will go to trial in the High Court accused of historical sexual offences against boys.

No caption

Dilworth School in Auckland. Photo: RNZ / Dan Cook

Ross Douglas Browne, Rex McIntosh and two other men who have name suppression appeared at the High Court at Auckland on Wednesday and pleaded not guilty to each charge they face.

They will stand trial in April next year with proceedings set down for 12 weeks.

The men – all now in their 60s and 70s – were remanded on continued bail.

They face dozens of charges, including indecent assault against a boy under 16 and some against boys under 12.

The police investigation into historical sexual offending dating back to the 1980s is continuing.


Covid-19 update: KFC worker the latest community case in NZ

There has been one new community case reported today - a KFC worker who was on a shift at the Read more

Contacts of latest Covid-19 case ‘paying a price for everyone’ – PM

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says there are "many, many people" being treated as contacts of the latest community case of Read more

Firsthand accounts of the February 2011 earthquake: ‘What the hell has happened to my city’

Warning: This story contains first-hand accounts of the Christchurch 2011 earthquake that may be distressing for some readers. Some have Read more

Leave a Reply