Paedophile sentenced to 10-years
A paedophile from Ryde has been sentenced to 10 years in prison after admitting a string of sexual offences against a child.
Steven Roy Reddin, 58, of Arundel Close in Ryde, abused the child between 1991 and 1994, beginning when the victim was just 9-years-old.
The girl, now an adult, bravely reported the horrific abuse to Police in 2019 and a lengthy investigation followed, resulting in a voluntary interview with Reddin.
Now, two years after the allegations were made, Reddin has been jailedaftre being convicted of:
Two counts of rape a girl under 16
Gross indecency with a child
Incite a girl under 14 to commit an act of gross indecency
Two counts of indecent assault on a girl