Brit child cannibal plotter jailed

A British man living in the US has been jailed for almost 27 years for plotting to kidnap, rape, kill and eat a child. Authorities found a dungeon, child-sized coffin, butchering kit and torture tools in Geoffrey Portway's Massachusetts home.

British paedophile will be deported at end of sentence

Paedophile Geoffrey Portway will be deported from the US to Britain at the end of his jail sentence, which will be between 18 and 27 years.

Portway, who was born in Spain, possessed more than 20,000 images and videos of children being abused.

In recovered online discussions, he described his home-made dungeon as a place he intended to keep kidnapped children, sexually abuse them, murder them and then eat them.

Read: Pictures reveal inside of would-be child cannibal's dungeon

Paedophiles planned to feed dead children to alligators

Briton Geoffrey Portway conspired online with fellow paedophile Michael Arnett to kidnap and abuse children known to them.

In one internet exchange about how to get rid of evidence, they agreed on feeding a child victim's remains to alligators.

A child-sized coffin was found in Geoffrey Portway's dungeon

Portway repeatedly solicited Arnett to kidnap a child for him, with the intent that Portway would ultimately rape, kill and eat the child in his home-made dungeon.

Arnett, from Kansas, was jailed for 30 years in May.

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Briton who plotted to eat US children jailed for 27 years

Geoffrey Portway was known by the online moniker 'Fat Longpig'. Credit: Reuters

A Briton living in the United States who plotted to kidnap, rape, kill and eat children has been jailed for nearly 27 years.

Geoffrey Portway was sentenced to 26 years and eight months after US authorities found a dungeon, homemade child-sized coffin, butchering kit and torture tools in his home.

Portway, 40, of Worcester, Massachusetts, chatted online with other paedophiles and solicited their help in kidnapping a child with the intent of raping, killing and eating them.

Read: Pictures reveal inside of would-be child cannibal's dungeon