NOTE: The following offences were not against a child, however due to the circumstance of the sexual assault, we believe he poses a very real danger to all females regardless of age.

June 2016

Man attempted to rape young woman in her own home


A pervert who sneaked into and attempted to rape a young female in her own home has been given a suspended sentence.

60-year-old Robyn Timothy Sherratt of Hoyles Road, Paignton was found guilty of intentionally touching a woman aged 16 or over and that touching was sexual when she did not consent and did not reasonably believe that she was consenting

The court heard that the 22-year-old victim had woken up in her bed and had found plant protection officer Sherratt had gained access to her house and was on top of her attempting to penetrate her.

The court was told that since the ordeal, Sherratt had stalked his victim and he was even found hiding behind her house.

As well as the suspended sentence, Sherratt was told he must register as a sex offender for a period of 10-years.