Man pleads guilty to eleven sex offences

A 58-year-old man has been remanded in custody at Londonderry Magistrates Court after he pleaded guilty to committing a series of sex offences against a young girl.

The defendant, who can not be named for legal reasons, admitted 11 charges.

The abuse was carried out over an 11 year period starting in 1997.

The defendant has already signed the sex offenders register. He will be sentenced next month.