October 2018

Stockton paedophile jailed for sexual abuse of child

A paedophile has been jailed for sexually abusing a child.

Michael Jarvis had sexual activity with the child 10 years ago and appeared at Teesside Crown Court on September 28 for sentencing.

The 54-year-old, from Stockton, committed the sickening offence between December 6, 2008 and December 5, 2009.

Jarvis, of Marshall Grove, Stockton was also sentenced for breaching a suspended sentence and failing to comply with notification requirements.

He was jailed for six years and 10 months.