A SEX offender from Oxford has been sentenced for using an alias name which was not disclosed to police.

Shawn Evans-Norris, 29, of Taggs Gate, Oxford, was sentenced to 20 weeks in prison suspended for two years for failing to comply with the requirements on being on the sex offender’s register.

He was put on the register in in 2016 for using a fake Facebook profile to get girls, aged 14 and 16, to send him half-naked photos.

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In between July 9 and August 8 last year in Wiltshire, Evans-Norris was caught using an alias name he had not told the police about.

He pleaded guilty last month and was sentenced at Swindon Magistrates' Court on Monday (18).

Evans-Norris must also carry out 60 hours of unpaid work within the next year and pay a victim surcharge cost of £128.


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This story was written by Gee Harland, she joined the team in 2022 as a senior multimedia reporter.

Gee covers Wallingford, Wantage and Didcot.

Get in touch with her by emailing: Gee.harland@newsquest.co.uk

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