April 2019

Pervert caught paedophile hunting team

A man has been sentenced to three years and nine months’ imprisonment for child sexual offences.

Raymond Sharp, aged 52, of Wycliffe End, Aylesbury, was sentenced at Aylesbury Crown Court

Between 12 January and 3 February 2019, Sharp communicated online with a person who he believed was an 11-year-old girl.

Their conversation became sexual in nature with Sharp encouraging her to perform sexual acts on herself on a number of occasions.

However, the person was in fact an adult acting as a child and was a member of paedophile hunting team ‘Innocent Voices’

Sharp pleaded guilty to one count of attempted sexual communication with a child and one count of attempting to cause/incite a child under 13 to engage in sexual activity

Sharp was charged with the offences on 4 February.