November 2015

Pervert sentenced for possession of child abuse images

A SCUNTHORPE man has been sentenced for sexual offences.

Philip Ryder, 59, of George Street, pleaded guilty to breaching a sexual offences prevention order, five counts of possessing indecent images and five counts of making indecent images.

Ryder was sentenced at Grimsby Crown Court and handed a three-year community order and a sexual harm prevention order for 10 years.

He is also required to complete the sexual offenders’ treatment programme for three years and sign the sex offenders register for 10 years.