A peado Hunter has been rushed to hospital after a live stream went badly wrong this afternoon following a sting at Stevenage Hertfordshire
It is believed the male who has now been arrested was on his way to meet a child following online sexual grooming.
The incident happened just before midday on Sunday 8th April, When an online hunting group arranged a meet up with a suspected online sexual groomer. Things quickly turned to violence as a female member of the group who was recording the incident was punched in the face.
An off-duty police officer was nearby when the incident was unfolding and brought the situation under control, Shortly after a number of uniform officers attended the scene and arrested the male.
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The group called C.O.P’S was carrying out a live stream sting when the suspected man who was there to meet a child for sex turned on them and punched a woman who was filming the sting and streaming it live on the internet.
The suspected child groomer then sinks his fingers into one of the members of the group, leaving him needing urgent medical attention.
The group have released a statement saying “I’m afraid it’s not looking good to save our Hunters Finger
“The dirty Predator bitten through his bone and now awaiting Surgery this afternoon. We ask our selves what would he have done to a real Child”
Police have confirmed one male has been arrested on suspicion of child sex grooming, public order & assault.