Courts: Ilkeston man faces trial for sex offences

Scales of Justice
Scales of Justice

A man from Ilkeston is due to stand trial tomorrow (Friday) on sex offence charges.

Brian Russell , 41, of Ash Street, will appear at Derby Crown Court to face trial on three charges, including rape.

Fraud charges

A 54-year-old man from Ilkeston will stand trial at Nottingam Crown Court in January on eight charges of fraud.

Jonathan Scott of Devon Street is charged with committing fraud while a director at Precision Hearing Ltd. He is accused of abusing his position to gain £20,527.

The charges include transferring criminal property to a number of people via the Western Union, including one payment of £11,527.

He will stand trial on January 15.