David Hutchinson, 47 originally from Dinnington Village has but lived in the Wallsend area at the time of his arrest he is now living in a hostel within the Elswick area.
He came to meet what he thought was a 13 year old girl following sexual grooming; he sent indecent images of himself and messages about her underwear and saying he wanted to have sexual intercourse with the child.
Little did he know he was meeting the Dark Justice team.
He was sentenced to:
– 12 months imprisonment, suspended for 12 months.
– 70 day rehabilitation course.
– Sexual prevention order (if a police officer knocks at his door at any time to view his internet history he must comply failing to do so will result in a custodial sentence)