Banbury paedophile jailed over string of child sex offences

A Banbury man has been jailed after admitting to several child sex offences.

Benjamin Garvie previously pleaded guilty to two counts of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity, four counts of making indecent images and one of breaching a sexual harm prevention order.

Benjamin Garvie. Photo: Thames Valley Police NNL-190319-141532001

Benjamin Garvie. Photo: Thames Valley Police NNL-190319-141532001

The 28-year-old man, of Howard Road, Banbury, was sentenced to a total of 12 years in prison – comprising of custodial term of eight years and an extension period of four years – at Oxford Crown Court yesterday (Monday, March 19).

Thames Valley Police has been contacted for comment.

Banbury paedophile used social media to groom boy, 12, before committing sex acts