Paedophile who sexually assaulted young girl in Northamptonshire given 12-year jail sentence

A paedophile who sexually assaulted a young girl in Northamptonshire has been given a 12-year jail sentence.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 9th February 2016, 6:30 am
Updated Wednesday, 17th February 2016, 6:24 am
John Williams has been given a 12 year jail sentence after he admitted sexual activity with a child
John Williams has been given a 12 year jail sentence after he admitted sexual activity with a child

John Williams, aged 69, appeared at Northampton Crown Court after admitting engaging in sexual activity with a young child.

Williams pleaded guilty to the charge against him at Northampton Crown Court in December.

Her Honour Judge Adrienne Lucking sentenced Williams, of no fixed abode, to 12 years in prison. He is likely to serve half before being released on licence. He will be on the sex offenders register for life.