STUART BURNETT AGED 35 FROM BILLINGHAM- This male believed he was speaking to a 14 year old girl however it was a member of our team, during the conversation Stuart had asked for sex and sexual activities and had sent indecent images of himself.
He arranged a meet with the girl and paid 33 pound for his taxi fare from Billingham to Sunderland just to be confronted by members of our team who questioned him and called the local police force who arrived shortly after and arrested the male.
In court he received –
2 years imprisonment suspended for 2 years
50 days of rehabilitation activity requirement
Abide by a curfew for three months
Sexual harm prevention order (shpo) for five years
Sex offenders register for 10 years