#UK Tory MP Penny Mordaunt's brother avoids jail after admitting sending sex images to decoy schoolgirl #UKnews

#UK Tory MP Penny Mordaunt’s brother avoids jail after admitting sending sex images to decoy schoolgirl #UKnews

#UK Tory MP Penny Mordaunt’s brother avoids jail after admitting sending sex images to decoy schoolgirl #UKnews

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Tory MP Penny Mordaunt’s brother avoids jail after admitting sending sexually indecent images to undercover police officer posing as 14-year-old woman

  • Edward Mordaunt, 44, organized to meet a 14-year-old woman for sex in Leeds
  • Mordaunt – who’s the brother of MP Penny – nicknamed himself Teddy Eddie
  • He instructed the ‘youngster’ he was like a bear and ‘horny’ and instructed her she was additionally ‘horny’

Tory MP Penny Mordaunt’s brother organized to meet a 14-year-old woman for sex after saying he would arrange a ‘sugar child’ fund for her.

Edward Mordaunt, 44, chatted with who he believed was a schoolgirl known as Elle on social media app KIK.

But he was really talking to a police decoy, dreamt up to snare sex offenders attempting to abuse kids.

Mordaunt – a chartered surveyor – messaged Elle privately on May 4 this yr after being in a bunch chat named ‘A-Levels in Leeds’ along with her.

Prosecutor Katherine Robinson instructed Leeds Crown Court Mordaunt had already messaged one other decoy stated to be a woman aged 12-years-old and instructed her she was ‘beautiful.’

However, his chat turned sexual when he spoke to Elle, Leeds Live reported.

Edward Mordaunt, 44, arranged to meet a 14-year-old girl for sex in Leeds, court was told

Edward Mordaunt, 44, organized to meet a 14-year-old woman for sex in Leeds, courtroom was instructed

Mordaunt - who is the brother of MP Penny (pictured last week) - called himself Teddy Eddie

Mordaunt – who’s the brother of MP Penny (pictured final week) – known as himself Teddy Eddie

Ms Robinson stated: ‘[the decoy] used the group and put a message saying about college and one particular person she engaged with was Eddie F. The person despatched a personal message and the officer accepted the defendant’s chat request.’

Ms Robinson stated: ‘He stated he was an grownup male. Up to May 27 the officer engaged with him on various events on KIK and Snapchat.’

The courtroom heard that throughout the conversations Mordaunt requested the decoy if she had ever had full sex with somebody, and despatched images of a person’s penis to her.

 Ms Robinson stated Mordaunt additionally made feedback about how he ‘should not be talking to her’ they usually had discussions about the way it was ‘unsuitable for him to be talking to individuals her age.’ She added that Mordaunt even talked about establishing a ‘sugar child’ fund for Elle earlier than requesting images from her.

Prosecutor Katherine Robinson told Leeds Crown Court Mordaunt had already messaged another decoy said to be a girl aged 12-years-old and told her she was 'gorgeous.'

Prosecutor Katherine Robinson instructed Leeds Crown Court Mordaunt had already messaged one other decoy stated to be a woman aged 12-years-old and instructed her she was ‘beautiful.’

Ms Robinson stated that throughout the conversations Mordaunt, of Beeston, had referred to himself as ‘Teddy Eddie’ and stated he was like a bear and ‘horny’ and instructed the decoy she was additionally ‘horny.’

It was stated that plans had been made for Mordaunt to meet the decoy, however he cancelled, they usually had mentioned him visiting her in Sunderland.

Mitigating Catherine Silverton stated he was arrested, interviewed and stored in custody for 26 hours earlier than his first magistrates’ look.

Recorder of Leeds Judge Guy Kearl QC stated he dismissed the suggestion that on account of the job carried out by Mordaunt’s sister, Conservative MP Penny Mordaunt, his case had been totally different.

He stated: ‘I take note of that suggestion that on account of the job carried out by your sibling which is an MP your case is considerably totally different to different offenders’. I sit right here on this courtroom each day and think about many of those circumstances and so far as I can see your case has not been handled in any means inappropriate or totally different to different circumstances.’

Ms Silverton stated ‘extremely educated’ Mordaunt had tried to get assist following his responsible plea at a plea, trial and preparation listening to to trying to interact a toddler in sexual communication. She added he had no earlier convictions.

She added that he had indicated his responsible plea to the Crown prematurely of the plea, trial and preparation listening to. Ms Silverton stated: ‘He accepts full duty and is knowing of the hurt of a majority of these offences on victims. He is of exemplary character. He has tried to see a health care provider and has tried to interact with him and is on a ready checklist. He has finished his personal analysis into different psychiatrists which can give you the chance to assist him. 

Judge Kearl sentenced Mordaunt to six months in jail suspended for 2 years. He instructed him: ‘I take note of you used chat rooms to escape however you did not want to interact with a feminine youngster so as to obtain that…If you breach that order you’ll be despatched to jail.’

Mordaunt was additionally ordered to perform 150 hours of unpaid work and full 15 rehabilitation exercise requirement.

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