Children's entertainer accused of sex offences

A children's entertainer has been charged with a number of sexual offences against boys.

Jason William Gaunt, 22, from Walsall, West Midlands, is accused of 29 offences involving five boys between August 2008 and February 2010.

Mr Gaunt was charged following an operation by Surrey Police's Paedophile Online Investigation Team.

The force said he was on conditional bail and was due to appear at Redhill Magistrates' Court on Friday.

Mr Gaunt faces a number of sexual offence charges including one count of sexual activity with a child and four counts of inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.

He is also accused of 10 counts of making indecent images of a child and three counts of possession of indecent images of a child.

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