Sex offender arrested at mum’s wake

COURT LATEST Leeds Crown Court.

COURT LATEST Leeds Crown Court.

A registered sex offender who left the country without telling police was arrested when he returned to the UK for his mother’s funeral.

Robert Errol Wood had originally been convicted of sex offences in Thailand in 2003.

Leeds Crown Court heard he was initially given a 60 year jail term but was allowed to return to the UK to serve the remainder of a shorter term after a ruling from the King of Thailand.

 

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