51 year old Jonathan Craddock has been convicted by a jury of five counts of sexual activity with a child aged under 13 years and one count of sexual activity with a child aged 13-17 years.He was found not guilty of one count of possessing indecent images of a child and he was sentenced to six years' imprisonment.
He was also given a Sexual Harm Prevention order and will be placed on the Sex offenders register for life.
The victim first reported the abuse to police in 2015. The abuse took place at an address in Stratford, east London between 2004 and 2011. The victim had suffered in silence throughout those years.
She was abused by Craddock on a regular basis, daily at different times, over a period of years.