Nelson man admits engaging in sexual communication with a child

Burnley Magistrates' Court
Burnley Magistrates' Court

A 25-year-old Nelson man could be facing a jail term after engaging in sexual communication with a child.


James Barrett, of Hollins Road, indicated a guilty plea to the allegation at Burnley Magistrates’ Court. The offence took place in Pendle, between September and October, last year.

Barrett was remanded on unconditional bail until October 17th, for an all options pre-sentence report.