Paedophile groomed and assaulted an 11-year-old boy through XBOX Live

A man has been jailed for grooming an 11 year old boy.

26 year old Nathan Hastings groomed a boy on XBOX Live before sexually assaulting him.

Hastings has said to have taken over his victim’s life and preventing him for enjoying his childhood.

Hastings contacted the boy in 2014 and travelled to Manchester on a daily basis to meet him.

He sexually assaulted the boy twice and made him feel isolated from friends and family.

Hastings was found guilty of grooming and 2 charges of sexually assaulting a child.

He was sentenced to 4 years in prison.