August 2022

Pervert avoids prison after grooming underage child

A pervert from Northampton that groomed an underage child online has avoided prison

Paul Parry, aged 40, of Rickyard Walk, Grange Park, appeared in court and was convicted of sexual communication with a person under 16

The judge handed him 26 weeks in prison suspended for 24 months

Parry must now register as a sex offender

A surcharge of £95, and costs of £85 were also issued