Sentencing of child sex offenders at Peterborough Crown Court postponed

Peterborough Crown Court.
Peterborough Crown Court.

A man and teenage girl who were set to be sentenced for child sex offences have had their hearing postponed.

Kristopher Jane, (31), of Warwick Road in Keynsham, Bristol, was due to appear at Peterborough Crown Court on Friday, March 3 for sentencing after admitting a string of offences.

The hearing was adjourned to take place today (Monday) at the court.

However, Jane is now due to be sentenced on Friday, March 17 following another postponement.

Jane pleaded guilty to:

Assaulting a child under the age of 13 by penetration (victim 1: 12-year-old girl, between 2012 and 2013)

Sexual activity with a child under the age of 16 (victim 1: 13-year-old girl, between 2013 and 2014)

Assault of a child under the age of 13 by penetration (victim 2: 3-year-old girl, 2016)

Assault of a child under the age of 13 by penetration (victim 2: 3-year-old girl, 2016)

Causing or inciting a child under the age of 13 to engage in sexual activity (victim 2: 3-year-old girl, 2016)

Assault of a child under the age of 13 by penetration (victim 2: 3-year-old girl, 2016)

Engaging in sexual activity in the presence of a child under the age of 16 (victim 3: 13-year-old girl, 2016)

Making indecent photographs of a child under the age of 16 (284 images – 188 category C, 37 category B, 59 category A)

Making indecent photographs of a child under the age of 16 (40 images – 9 category C, 16 category B, 15 category A)

Making indecent photographs of a child under the age of 16 (1,740 images – 979 category C, 365 category B, 446 category A)

Making indecent photographs of a child (13 images)

Making indecent photographs of a child (261 images – 206 category C, 17 category B, 38 category A).

A 17-year-old girl from Wisbech, who cannot be named for legal reasons, will also be sentenced on March 17.

She will be sentenced for a number of offences after pleading guilty at a previous hearing.

She will be sentenced for:

Assaulting a child under the age of 13 by penetration (victim A: 7-year-old girl, 2016)

Assaulting a child under the age of 13 by penetration (victim A: 7-year-old girl, 2016)

Taking indecent photographs of a child under the age of 18 (victim A: 7-year-old girl, 2016)

Taking indecent photographs of a child under the age of 18 (victim 2: 3-year-old girl, 2016)

Distributing indecent photographs of a child under the age of 18 (victim A: 7-year-old girl, 2016)

Distributing indecent photographs of a child under the age of 18 (victim 2: 3-year-old girl, 2016)