**CAN PEOPLE PLEASE NOT TARGET THIS MALES FAMILY AS THEY ARE VICTIMS IN THIS AS WELL, THEY HAVE NO REASON TO BE LINKED TO THIS AS HE WAS THE ONE THAT COMMITTED THE OFFENCE**

ANDREW BELL AGED 23 FROM THE BOLDON AREA – This male turned up to meet what he believed to be a 14 year old female after asking her for sex and sexual activities, when he arrived at the meeting point he was confronted by members of our team who questioned him about what he been said while the 2 were conversing, we contacted the police who arrived shortly after and arrested the male.

He was up to court on the 13th of March 2018 where he received –

9 months imprisonment suspended for 2 year
7 years sexual harm prevention order
10 years sex offenders register