Sex offender Leanne Gilder arrested just outside Preston after breaching licence

Posted on - 29th October, 2014 - 7:29am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston News, Walton-le-Dale



A wanted sex offender who went on the run has been arrested just outside Preston.

Lancashire Police confirmed Leanne Gilder, 29, had been caught in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

Gilder had been convicted in May 2012 of inciting prostitution of a child aged 13 to 17 years.

She had breached her licence conditions on release from prison and not notified police of her whereabouts.

She currently remains in custody and will appear before Blackpool Magistrates on Wednesday.

The public are thanked for their assistance and sharing the police appeal to find her.

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