A STANFORD-le-HOPE man has been found guilty of a sex attack on a female.
Dean Hackett, aged 45, of Cannon Close, Stanford-le-Hope was found guilty at Basildon Crown Court on Tuesday.
Hackett received a 20-month jail sentence, suspended to two years; 30 weeks community service. He has been placed on the sex offenders register.
He has been ordered to pay £2,700 court costs.