October 2020

Pervert avoids prison after grooming schoolgirls online

A pervert has avoided a prison sentence after he was caught and exposed by paedophile hunting team ‘Undercover and Expose’

Ricky Forrest of Beeston, Nottingham appeared at Nottingham Crown Court after pleading guilty to 17 charges relating to online grooming.

Forrest was handed a suspended sentence. The judge noted that Forrest had already spent over 12 months on remand

He was also given a sexual harm prevention order and placed on the sex offenders register for ten years