A Victorian man jailed for having sex with an underage girl in exchange for cigarettes and gifts has pleaded guilty over the similar abuse of a young teen in state care.
After already serving time in prison in 2012, Emran Dad then met the vulnerable 13-year-old girl on a Springvale street in August 2016.
He struck up a conversation and asked if she wanted to “have fun”, prosecutor Stephen Ballek told the County Court on Monday.
The girl agreed and they drove to a factory where Dad, 27, gave her alcohol and cannabis. Another man there made sexual advances towards her but she refused.
The girl added Dad as a contact on her phone under the name, “best friend ever” and they stayed in touch.
During a subsequent meeting, he bought her cigarettes but refused to hand them over unless she accompanied him in his car.
He drove her to the Springvale area where he tried