Update: Middlemass has now been released from HMP Hull
Pervert jailed after grooming and sexually abusing young boys
A pervert has been sentenced to seven years in prison after he was found guilty of grooming and sexually abusing four young boys
Jason Paul Middlemass, 25-years-old of York appeared at Middlesbrough Crown Court where he was found guilty of:
One count of attempted rape of a male child
Three counts of causing or inciting a male child aged under 13 years old to engage in sexual activity with penetration
Four counts of causing or inciting a male child aged under 13 years old to engage in sexual activity were ordered to lie on file.
The court was told that Middlemass had groomed and then sexually abused four boys over a five year period.
The victims were aged between 10 and 15 years old.
The judge sentenced him to a total of seven years imprisonment, of which he must serve at least half.
Middlemass was told that he must register as a sex offender for an indefinite period.
Other orders imposed include:
Sexual offences prevention order
No contact or communication with the victims involved in this case
Not to live in the same house as any male aged under 16 unless approved by social services
No unsupervised contact or communication with any male aged under 16, unless consent is given by the child’s parents or guardians
Must not delete internet history on computer or mobile phone.