Diary of retired French surgeon details '250 paedophile assaults'


Retired surgeon Joël Le Scouarnec, 66, who is awaiting trial for his alleged rape of two girls aged four and six, is now suspected of assaulting about 250 other children over a 30-year period after investigators discovered a hidden diary belonging to him which detailed attacks, including on his young patients.

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A surgeon is suspected of sexually assaulting about 250 children in what could be France’s biggest paedophile scandal, reports The Times.