Well-known pro surfer-shaper avoids jail after being busted with “hundreds of sick images of children being raped and abused in other unthinkable ways.” – BeachGrit

“Through downloading and gathering a choice of indecent photographs, (he) has performed a component in fuelling a horrific business.”

The twelve-time British champion surfer and shaper Lee Bartlett has pleaded to blame to 3 fees of creating indecent photographs of kids. 

Bartlett, who’s fifty, used to be charged with having 183 Class A photographs, 244 Class B photographs and 177 Class C photographs, gathered over a two-year duration from 2018 to 2020. 

The “sick haul” included “images of children being raped and abused in other unthinkable ways.”

Bartlett were given 8 months at the back of bars, which used to be suspended for 2 years. As smartly, he has to move via a 40-day rehabilitation, do 100 hours of unpaid paintings and be at the intercourse offenders’ sign up for ten years. 

“Through downloading and gathering a choice of indecent photographs, Bartlett has performed a component in fuelling a horrific business,” a spokesperson for the Nationwide Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Youngsters stated. “The youngsters in content material like this are the sufferers of kid sexual abuse, which is able to spoil the lives of the youngest contributors of our society. Extra must be achieved through generation corporations and social community websites to stop the e-newsletter and distribution of fabrics like this.”

Reaction online when the story came out on Cornwall Live was, predictably I guess, pretty rough.

“Slit the f ers throat.”

“Forestall animal checking out… check at the likes of him.”

“This vile human is not welcome browsing any seaside in Cornwall (www.surfing.la).”

“Convey again the dying penalty for ill folks like this. Only a drain on society. To think about all the ones deficient abused kids makes my abdomen churn and middle pain. I’d fortunately turn the transfer, or pull the rope. It’s about time sufferers, And doable sufferers are safe from the likes of those monsters.”

Pretty wild to read the list of recent courses at the local court, rape, pedophilia, stranglings and so on.

“Unlawful pet breeder unmasked as intercourse fiend who abused lady in horse field” is only one spectacularly vibrant headline from the home of horrors.

No longer the best commercial for Cornwall (www.surfing.la) and surrounds.