White City Man Faces Charge of Grooming Underage Girl

Former Cambridge Analytica employee also admits possessing indecent images

James Fennimore
James Fennimore

A 41-year-old man from White City is facing a possible jail sentence after admitting trying to organise sex with an underage girl and downloaded sexual images of children.

James Fennimore who previous worked for the controversial data analysis firm Cambridge Analytica as well as Sky admitted downloading the images between July and October as well as inciting a girl aged between 13 and 15 to engage in sexual activity.

Police are still analysing his mobile phone and believe that more instances of the event may be found as well as text conversations he had with children.

He is currently being held in custody at HMP Wandsworth.

His sentencing has been adjourned until December 11 at Isleworth Crown Court.

November 17, 2020