July 2016

Paedophile jailed for series of sexual offences

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A paedophile has been jailed after he was found guilty of a string of sexual offences.

Paul Reitman, formerly of Gosport but now living in Havant appeared in Portsmouth Court where he pleaded guilty to grooming and sexually assaukting a 12 year old boy who suffered from learning difficulties.

The court heard that the abuse took place over a two year period.

He was also sentenced for making and possessing indecent images of children

At the trial on 1st July, 2016, Reitman was found guilty of the following charges:

  • Reitman was sentenced to 3 months imprisonment (concurrent) for possession of indecent images of children

  • He was sentenced to 3 months imprisonment (concurrent) for making indecent images of children

  • He was also sentenced to five years imprisonment for sexual assault on a male child aged under 13-years-old 

Reitman was told that he must register as sex offender for life and was ordered to pay a victim surcharge of £120