A Derbyshire man who drove round in a white van displaying off his 11,000-strong Smurf assortment to youngsters has been sentenced to 16 years in jail after being discovered responsible of raping and sexually assaulting a baby.
Robin White, a 65-year-old retired truck driver, was handed a 16-year sentence and a lifetime sexual hurt prevention order on six counts of rape, of inciting a baby to interact in sexual exercise, and of indecent assault on a baby.
Now an grownup, his accuser shared with the court docket her expertise of being assaulted with a intercourse toy and raped in a backyard shed by the van-driving pervert at a younger age. Prosecutor Julia King described how the sufferer had been left with “extreme psychological hurt” over the “degrading and humiliating” expertise.
“She says she is unable to belief anybody totally and that this has had an affect on each facet of her life,” King mentioned, including that the sufferer even stayed away from sure locations lest she encounter the predator. The choose agreed, declaring White had “blighted [the victim’s] life in each means.”
White, who had pleaded not responsible to the costs, spent a number of years amassing his large Smurf assortment and claimed it was the biggest in existence. He supposedly spent upwards of £2,000 buying the blue dolls at rummage gross sales and flea markets, and saved over 10,000 of them in his van.
The convicted pedophile would drive round to colleges and nurseries, displaying off his assortment to lure unsuspecting youngsters into his van.
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