July 2019: Now living in Whitehaven

April 2017

Teenager sentenced for sexual offences against young girl

A teenager has been sentenced after engaging a young schoolgirl into sexual acts

Riley Mark Burr appeared at West Cumbria Magistrates Court where he admitted inciting a female child aged under 16 to engage in sexual acts with penetration

Burr had engaged the underage schoolgirl into multiple sexual acts, that took place over several weeks. 

The court was told that Burr had previously been convicted of various offences including:

  • Burglary and theft

  • Supplying class A drugs

  • Two convictions of using threatening or abusive behaviour likely to cause fear or provocation of violence

Burr was told to register as a sex offender.