Paedophile jailed for sexually assaulting 13-year-old girl in Lancaster

A paedophile has been jailed for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl in Lancaster.

By Michelle Blade
Friday, 11th March 2022, 4:33 pm

Kevin Askew, 56, appeared at Preston’s Sessions House to be sentenced after admitting last year to sexually assaulting the 13-year-old girl.

All the offences happened in Lancaster.

Askew, of Far Moss, Northside, Workington, was jailed for six years, and ordered to sign the Sex Offenders Register for life.

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Kevin Askew, 56, of Far Moss, Northside, Workington has been jailed for six years for sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl in Lancaster. Picture: Lancashire Police.

He was also given an indefinite Sexual Harm Prevention Order, which significantly limits his interaction with girls under the age of 16.