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Man Used Facebook to Groom Child
A man has been jailed for three-and-a-half years after grooming a child to send naked pictures to him. He also met and sexually assaulted her and was found in possession of child sexual abuse material.
The man used Facebook to contact the child and travelled by bus and train to meet them in a North Wales town.
Judge Niclas Parry at Mold Crown Court said the case underlined the dangers to children of social media.
Teenager Appears in Court Over Child Sexual Abuse Charges
The education secretary said: “While there might be some nervousness, I want to reassure parents and teachers that the welfare of children and staff continues to be the heart of all of our considerations.”