February 2020

Staffordshire pervert jailed after teenage girl reported he was grooming her online

Pervert Car Plimmer has been jailed after asking a teenage girl to send him explicit photos and tried meeting up with her.

The 25-year-old had been speaking to a 14-year-old girl from outside the Staffordshire area – but she reported that he was trying to groom her triggering an investigation.

Detectives from Staffordshire Police’s child protection and explitation team (CPET) then seized Plimmer’s electronic devices.

Plimmer, of Norman Road in Penkridge, has now been jailed for six years at Stafford Crown Court after admitting various child sex offences. These included:

  • Making indecent images of a child;

  • causing/inciting the sexual exploitation of a child;

  • causing/inciting a girl to engage in sexual activity;

  • casuing a child to watch/look at an image of sexual activity;

  • engaging in sexual communication with a child.