The 18-year-old love child of pedophile glam rocker Gary Glitter is living a comfortable life in Cuba thanks to the money his father sends him and his mother, according to family friends.
Gary Pantoja Sosa was born in 2001 during his mother Yudenia Sosa MartÃnez’s nine-year affair with imprisoned British musician Glitter, 74.
Despite serving a 16-year sentence in the UK for a host of sex crimes, Glitter is reportedly still able to send money to Gary Jr. and Miss MartÃnez, 45, and the teenager. spends his days skating and learning how to get a tattoo. artist.
The child of love: Gary Pantoja Sosa, 18, was born during a nine-year affair between his mother, Yudenia Sosa MartÃnez, 45, and disgraced British artist Gary Glitter, 74.
Glitter can still benefit from royalties on his music, part of which is sent to Miss Martinez, on the left, who is also unemployed, and their son, on the right. Glitter, real name Paul Francis Gadd, and Miss Martinez met in the 1990s
Gary Pantoja Sosa lives a comfortable life in Cuba with the money his father sends him and his mother
Glitter, real name Paul Francis Gadd, and Miss Martinez met in the 1990s, during her regular trips to Havana in Cuba, at a time when the city was known for its bars where kids could be bought for. sex for Â£ 60 a night.
Glitter and the former farm girl embarked on a relationship that would see him hand over around Â£ 20,000 – a fortune in Cuba at the time – to buy a four-bedroom apartment in 1998 overlooking the boulevard from the seafront. Havana Sea, the Malecon.
In 1999, Glitter was convicted of downloading child pornography in Britain and escaped to Cuba where he renewed his relationship with Miss Martinez, and Gary Jr was conceived in 2000.
Glitter, famous for songs such as I’m The Leader Of The Gang and Do You Wanna Touch Me ?, had to leave Cuba before the birth of his son due to a crackdown on sex tourists.
Longtime love: Gary Glitter and Miss Martinez are pictured at a hotel in Cuba in 1996
Mommy’s Boy: The 18-year-old shared this photo of himself planting a kiss on his mom’s cheek on his Instagram
Incarceration: Gary Glitter, pictured in 2015, is serving a 16-year sentence for attempted rape, sex with a child under 13 and four counts of indecent assault
Father and son never met, and in 2015 Glitter was convicted of attempted rape, sex with a child under 13, and four counts of indecent assault, and is currently incarcerated in HMP The Verne in Dorset.
However, Glitter can still benefit from royalties on his music, part of which is sent to the also unemployed Miss Martinez and their son.
âGlitter always helps the family leave England. Yudania and Gary don’t work but they still get money from Glitter, ” close family friend Felipe Peraza Cabrera, 55, said. The mirror.
âGlitter bought Yudania a very expensive refrigerator some time ago, maybe five years ago.
“Young Gary does tattoos, people go to the apartment to get tattoos and he makes some money with that.”
This photo was taken near the house in the Vedado district of Havana. Glitter had to leave Cuba before son was born due to crackdown on sex tourists
Like Father Like Son: Mr Pantoja Sosa, left, has never met his father, pictured right in the early 1960s performing as Paul Raven
Still speaking: Mr Pantoja Sosa says he’s in communication with his father, pictured in the 1960s performing as Paul Raven
Mr Pantoja Sosa told the newspaper that he was still “in communication” with his father and admitted that he did not work or study.
Photos posted on his social media accounts show a stylish young man with a penchant for posing with sunglasses.
He also frequently posts videos of himself doing skateboard tricks and dresses in well-known skate brands such as Supreme.
Mr Peraza Cabrera told the Mirror that Miss Martinez was selling the apartment bought for her and hopes to move to the UK “to be closer to Gary Glitter”.
THE FALL OF STAR WHO HAS PROVEN TO BE A PREDATORY PEDOPHILE
November 1997 – Glam rock star Gary Glitter is dishonored when a computer engineer discovers thousands of child pornography images on his laptop while maintaining it.
November 1999 – Glitter is jailed for four months after pleading guilty to 54 offenses of indecent photographs of children under 16.
january 2000 – After serving two months in prison, the singer is released and then goes to Spain and then to Cuba.
2002 – The pervert is deported from Cambodia after facing allegations of sex crimes and moves to Thailand, before going to the Vietnamese resort town of Vung Tau.
March 2006 – The ashamed singer is convicted of sexually abusing two young Vietnamese girls, aged 10 and 11, and sentenced to three years in prison.
August 2008 – Glitter is ordered to return to the UK after spending two and a half years in prison, triggering the start of a ridiculous journey. He tries to land in Bangkok and Hong Kong but is eventually forced to return to Britain.
October 2012 – Glitter becomes the first person to be arrested in connection with the Met’s Operation Yewtree – the investigation launched in the wake of the Jimmy Savile scandal.
june 2014 – The singer is charged with eight counts of sexual offenses, this later becomes 10 counts.
January, 2015 – Glitter is on trial at Southwark Crown Court.
February 5, 2015 – He is convicted of attempted rape, sexual intercourse with a child under 13 and four counts of indecent assault.
February 27, 2015 – Glitter is sentenced to 16 years in prison for his crimes.