A sexual predator, with an extreme liking for animal porn and indecent pictures of children has been sent to prison after he was found guilty of raping his friends 12-year-old daughter.

Brijeshkumar Barot, 37, was arrested by the police after the 12-year-old victim and her family reported him to the police.

When Brijeshkumar was arrested, the police seized his mobile phone for investigation purposes. They found extreme animal porn videos which he was charged for along with the the sexual assault and rape of his friends 12-year-old daughter.

DC Janine Stevenson said Barot is a sick sex offender who committed a “a horrific reign of abuse”.

“I cannot speak highly enough of the victim and her family who have shown immense bravery in coming to police and supporting this prosecution,” he said.

“I would also like to thank the network of professionals who are on hand to support victims and their families through such ordeals.”

Brijeshkumar was sentenced at Southwark Crown Court after he pleaded guilty and was jailed for 15-years for the rape and sexual assault of a 13-year-old girl.