April 2022

Pervert caught by paedophile hunters

A pervert who was caught by paedophile hunters has been jailed

Brian Whitfield from Chester was sentenced to:

10 months imprisonment

10 year sex offenders register

10 year sexual harm prevention order

The court was told that Whitfield had sent a number of sexually explicit messages to someone he believed was a young girl online. However, the girl did not exist and was instead an adult member of a paedophile hunting team