CARE HOME OWNER JOHN ALLEN GUILTY OF CHILD SEX ABUSE. A former care home owner, already serving a life sentence for child sex abuse, has been found guilty of more historical offences against boys.
December 10, 2019
John Allen, who ran several Bryn Alyn community children’s homes in Wrexham, was convicted of eight charges relating to five boys between 1976 and 1992.
The 78-year-old was jailed for at least 11 years in 2014 for 33 sex offences.
Mold Crown Court was told he would be sentenced for his latest convictions on 8 January.
Allen, described as a “predatory paedophile”, had denied 16 charges of indecent assault, two of illegal sex acts and two of trying to carry out other illegal sex acts.
He was found guilty of seven counts