May 2019

Weston man jailed for sexually assaulting a child

A Weston-super-Mare resident has been jailed for sexually assaulting a child by penetration.

Alexander Arlotte, 38, of Stafford Road, was sentenced in Bristol Crown Court on May 29.

He previously pleaded guilty to assaulting a child under 13 by penetration on January 27, 2018.

Arlotte was also convicted of making indecent photographs of a child, having pleaded guilty to those charges too.

The offences took place between December 16, 2011 – January 28, 2018.

Judge Picton sentenced Arlotte to nine years and six months in custody, followed by an extended licence period of five years and six months.