North East Wales

Flintshire man, 45, admits kidnapping and rape

John Lloyd Bevan at Mold Crown Court
Image caption John Lloyd Bevan on the way into Mold Crown Court

A 45-year-old Flintshire man has pleaded guilty to false imprisonment, kidnapping, rape and assault.

John Bevan, of no fixed address, was remanded in custody for a pre-sentence report "specifically to consider dangerousness".

Appearing at Caernarfon Crown Court, Bevan also admitted a theft charge, but denied a robbery offence involving cash and a car, and the pleas were accepted.

The case was not outlined and Bevan will be sentenced on 20 August.

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