IAN TINDLE IN HIS EARLY 40’S FROM THE SUNDERLAND AREA – This male turned up to meet what he believed to be a 14 year old male for sex and sexual activities, when he arrived members of the team confronted the male but he was quickly arrested as police were already on route, when his car was searched he was found to have a knife in his door pocket.

He was up to court this morning where he received –

12 months suspended sentence for 18 month
30 days rehabilitation requirement
10 years sex offenders register
10 years sexual harm prevention order