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As she ordered convicted paedophile Michael Jackson to serve at least seven years before being eligible to apply for parole, Judge Martin Walsh described his kidnapping of a 10-year-old boy as "the stuff of every parent's nightmare".
Paedophile Michael Jackson, 50, has been jailed indefinitely for public protection for the "truly horrific" abduction and sexual assault of a ten-year-old boy in Oldbury, West Midlands.
A paedophile is to be sentenced today after he abducted, tied up and sexually assaulted a 10-year-old boy.
Michael Jackson pleaded guilty to the offence, which sparked mass public protests in Oldbury, West Midlands.
During a hearing at Wolverhampton Crown Court in May, Jackson admitted charges of kidnap, sexual assault, false imprisonment and kidnap with intent to commit a sexual offence.
The 50-year-old was arrested last November after the boy was found at his ground-floor flat in Bristnall Hall Road, Oldbury.
Local people and police launched a frantic search for the boy after he disappeared while walking in the street and it is thought he was held captive for more than three hours.