December 2019

Jail for Thorney ‘predator’ who exposed himself to eight-year-old girl before assaulting her

A Thorney man who exposed himself to a young girl in a sports centre before assaulting her is “behind bars where he belongs” after being jailed for a year

Christopher Sellers, 70, exposed himself to the eight-year-old girl at a Peterborough sports centre in May.

The girl was there watching a sporting activity when she was approached by Sellers. He exposed himself and assaulted her.

The victim told her parents about the incident after leaving the sports centre.

Sellers, of St Mary’s Close, Thorney, pleaded guilty to sexual assault and indecent exposure and was sentenced at Cambridge Crown Court yesterday (Friday December 12).