Blind­fold sex-trick man is sent to jail

Western Mail - - UK&WORLD NEWS -

A MAN who tricked four het­ero­sex­ual men into hav­ing blind­folded sex with him by mas­querad­ing as a woman on­line has been jailed for 15 years.

Duarte Xavier, 33, posed as “Ana” on dat­ing apps in­clud­ing Tin­der and sent provoca­tive images to fool the vic­tims into meet­ing for sex­ual en­coun­ters.

Upon meet­ing him at his flat or in parks the vic­tims, aged be­tween 26 and 45, were then re­quired to wear a blind­fold through­out the en­counter.

Xavier, of Wandsworth, south London, was found guilty of six counts of caus­ing a per­son to en­gage in sex­ual ac­tiv­ity with­out con­sent in Oc­to­ber.

He was sen­tenced yesterday at Kingston Crown Court and, as well as the jail term, was made the sub­ject of a sex­ual harm pre­ven­tion or­der.

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