May 2021

Paedophile jailed after sharing vile videos of child rape

A man from Lewisham who shared a video on a chatroom of a 12-year-old boy being raped has been jailed for two years and six months. 

Marnix Angenent, 47, from Lewisham, was sentenced at Woolwich Crown Court on April 22. 

He was also handed a fifteen-year sexual harm prevention order and will be on the sex offender register for life.

In March 2021 at the same court he admitted three counts of making indecent images of children, possessing prohibited and extreme images, and encouraging the commission of an either way offence.

Police first arrested Angenent was arrested in November 2018  after National Crime Agency investigators linked him to a series of online chat rooms and platforms where child sexual abuse material was being shared.

The court heard that he had been involved in the chatrooms since August 2017 where he used the moniker ‘play with boy’. 

A search of his home led to police finding a laptop, a USB stick and hard drive which contained over 11,000 indecent images and videos of children – ranging from the most serious, Category A, to to Category C.

He was rearrested in September 2019, he admitted that he was the person behind that username.

April 2021

Londoner uploaded child abuse video to paedophile chat room

A pervert from London who joined video chatrooms streaming the live and pre-recorded abuse of children has been jailed for two years and six months.

Marnix Angenent, 47, of Springbank Road, Lewisham, was arrested in November 2018 after National Crime Agency investigators linked him to a series of online chat rooms and platforms created for users to share child sexual abuse material.

Evidence showed that Angenent had been involved in the chatrooms since August 2017 and had frequently encouraged like-minded individuals to stream child abuse content.

On one occasion, he uploaded a video for others to view of a 12-year-old boy being raped.

Officers recovered a laptop, USB stick and hard drive from his home, which were found to contain over 11,000 indecent images and videos of children – ranging from Category A to C.

The NCA’s investigation identified Angenent as the person behind the moniker ‘play with boy’, which had accessed child abuse material on the dark web.

After being arrested again in September 2019, he admitted that he was the person behind that username.

In March 2021, he admitted three counts of making indecent images of children, possessing prohibited & extreme images and encouraging the commission of an either way offence.

This week at Woolwich Crown Court, he was sentenced to two years and six months’ imprisonment.

He is also subject to a 15-year sexual harm prevention order and has been placed on the sex offender register for life.