Man faces child sex lure charge

A man has been accused of attempting to incite an 11-year-old girl to engage in sexual activity.

Thursday, 15th November 2018, 9:33 am
Updated Thursday, 15th November 2018, 10:39 am
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Blake Pitchford, 26, of Diamond Street, Leigh, appeared at Wigan and Leigh Magistrates’ Court after being charged with the offence.

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It is alleged to have happened between June 30 and July 2 last year.

Magistrates decided to send the case to Bolton Crown Court, where Pitchford will appear on Wednesday, November 28.

He was remanded on unconditional bail until that hearing.