Paedophile jailed for 13-and-a-half years for abusing 10-year-old girl
PUBLISHED: 10:55 11 March 2015 | UPDATED: 11:30 11 March 2015
Alan Clarke subjected the child to abuse for around a year
A young man who sexually abused a 10-year-old girl has been jailed for 13-and-a-half years.
Alan Clarke, 31, of Pier Road, Gravesend, assaulted the child on numerous occasions over a year.
He was found guilty of three counts of sexual assault and one count of causing or inciting a girl to engage in sexual activity at Maidstone Crown Court.
As well as his jail sentence, Clarke was given a sexual offences prevention order, and will have to register as a sex offender when he is released.
Investigating officer Detective Sergeant Jayne Thomas said: “The sentence reflects the seriousness of Clarke’s crimes.”