April 2018

Child groomer caught by ‘paedophile hunters’ to be sentenced next month

A man snared by a paedophile ‘hunting’ group is to be sentenced next month.

Charles Lunt, 26, of Bradford Road, Shipley, appeared at Bradford Crown Court on Thursday.

He pleaded guilty to two counts of attempting to communicate sexually with a child, as well as two counts of attempting to incite a child to engage in sexual activity.

He also pleaded guilty to a count of attempting to meet a girl under 16 following sexual grooming.

The case was adjourned until May 17 when he will be sentenced.