January 2019

Pervert caught by paedophile hunting team

A pervert who attempted to groom a young girl online has avoided prison after he was caught by paedophile hunters 

Shaun Anthony Platts of Bolsover (Derbyshire) appeared at court where he was sentenced to a three year community order

He was told that he must register as a sex offender for five years and a five year sexual harm prevention order (SHPO) was also imposed