A FORMER social services boss has been accused of sexually abusing a boy living in a children’s home more than 30 years ago.
Brian O’Leary, 65, worked in social work in the Midlands for four decades and ran Wolverhampton City Council’s adult social services until his recent retirement.
He is charged with two counts of gross indecency with a boy under 14 between June 9, 1977, and June 11, 1978.
Mr O’Leary is also charged with four counts of indecent assault on a boy under the age of 16 between June 9, 1978, and June 11, 1979, and between June 9, 1979, and June 11, 1980.
The 65-year-old is accused of a further charge relating to a boy aged under 16 between June 9, 1979, and June 11, 1980.
The case was sent to Worcester Crown Court.
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