Paedophile hunter's Wigan target awaits fate

A man detained in Wigan town centre after a sting by a 'paedophile hunter' has appeared in court.

Friday, 21st September 2018, 11:46 am
Updated Friday, 21st September 2018, 12:52 pm
Wigan and Leigh Magistrates Court

Jack Delamere, 28, of Brougham Avenue, Birkenhead, pleaded guilty to attempting to meet a girl under 16 and attempting to communicate with a girl to obtain sexual gratification between August 18 and 21.

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The case was adjourned by Wigan and Leigh magistrates for sentencing by a Bolton Crown Court judge on November 8 and Delamere was remanded on bail.

He is the latest of several men to be trapped by “paedophile hunters” in Wigan in the last year.