August 2021

Harlow man jailed for five years after sex assault on a child

A Harlow man has been sentenced to five years in prison for a sexual assault on a child.

Patrick Liddon, aged 23, of Rivermill, Harlow was sentenced on July 30th at Chelmsford Crown Court.

He was given five years for a sexual assault on a boy under the age of thirteen.

He was also sentenced for four other offences of sexual assault on a child and they will run concurrently.

He also pled guilty to three charges in relation to possession of images of child abuse. Again all sentences for this will run concurrently.

A sexual harm prevention order was made in relation to Liddon.