April 2021

Rachel Newton jailed for sickening sexual abuse against boy in Cleckheaton

A female paedophile has been jailed after sexually abusing a young boy and downloading images of child sexual abuse.

Rachel Newton abused the victim, who cannot be identified, on multiple occasions.

The 43-year-old was jailed for four years and six months 

Newton, of New Street, Rawfolds, Cleckheaton, pleaded guilty to four counts of taking indecent photos of a child, making indecent photos of children, one count of sexual assault of a child under the age of 13 and one count of causing or inciting a boy under the age of 13 to engage in sexual activity.

She was also ordered to sign the sex offenders indefinitely and made subject to an indefinite sexual harm prevention order.