I’m ashamed but I didn’t rape two children - man, 86

By Catriona Webster

Published: 07/02/2013

A PENSIONER accused of raping and sexually abusing children more than 40 years ago admitted yesterday he was ashamed of his behaviour.

William Watson told a court he had touched two children inappropriately in the 1960s and 1970s.

But, giving evidence, the 86-year-old said allegations that he had done anything more or raped the youngsters were “lies”.

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