Colin L Hughes, who served alongside John Larsen on Denbigh Town Council, said he was one of the last people you would suspect of causing the explosions.
He told our reporter Lorna Prichard "it's difficult for me to say anything negative" about the former mayor - it was "a shock, to a lot of people" to learn that he was responsible.
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There is a “real risk” online grooming could increase during the coronavirus crisis, the NSPCC has warned.
More than 80,000 people across Wales have been asked to undertake shielding measures because they are classed as extremely vulnerable.
Showers will ease later to leave plenty of sunshine.