Paedophile’s targeting your children on Instagram

Two school’s in Hartlepool have sent a text message to parents warning a paedophile is targeting children on instagram.

West Park Primary, in Coniscliffe Road, Hartlepool and Lynnfield Primary School in Grosvenor Street sent a text message to parents warning them of a paedophile ring that was trying to contact children in Hartlepool by sending friend requests on iPhone and Android App.

The accounts that go by the name of ThatGuy308 and Franman have been contacting children and sending them suggestive messages.

Police have confirmed they are investigating the incident.