March 2018

Pervert avoids prison after grooming girls online

A pervert has avoided a prison sentence after being exposed by paedophile hunters

Lawrence William brown, 32 appeared at Southampton Magistrates Court where he admitted sexual communication with a child

The court was told that Brown had contacted and then groomed what he believed was two 13-year-old girls. Brown sent a string of highly sexually explicit messages to the girls. 

However, the girls did not exist and instead were profiles set up by online child protection teams – Justice For The Tears & Lone Wolf Hunting

Lawrence was sentenced to the following :

  • Four months prison suspended for 18 months

  • Must undertake rehab activities for a maximum of 60 days

  • SHPO – 7 years & SOR – 7 years

  • Forfeiture of all computer requirements

  • Pay £115 victim surcharge

  • Lawrence also breached previous conditional discharge, extra 2 months in prison suspended for 18 months.

  • Total 6 months prison suspended for 18 months.