March 2021

Northampton man admits 12 charges of grooming and sexually assaulting 14-year-old

A Northampton man who admitted grooming and sexually assaulting a 14-year-old schoolgirl in a hotel room will be sentenced in May.

Ioan Christian Moise pleaded guilty to 12 offences when he appeared at Northampton Crown Court in court earlier this month.

A judge heard the 28-year-old spent a number of days with the girl at a hotel during January 2021 and committed several sexual offences against her.

Officers from Northamptonshire Police CID launched an investigation when the schoolgirl’s family reported their concerns and arrested Moise on January 17.

Moise will be sentenced on May 13, 2021.