Man admits child sex abuse charge

A man has admitted trying to incite an 11-year-old girl to engage in sexual activity.

Wednesday, 5th December 2018, 10:38 am
Updated Wednesday, 5th December 2018, 11:45 am
Police probe

Blake Pitchford, 26, of Diamond Street, Leigh, pleaded guilty to the offence, which happened between June 30 and July 3 2017, when he appeared before a Bolton judge.

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The case was adjourned for psychiatric reports ahead of sentencing on January 24 and he was bailed.