Man downloadedchild abuse images

Date: Friday 23rd June 2017

A MAN admitted downloading almost 100 indecent photographs of children — some classified as in the most serious category — when he appeared in court on Tuesday.

Daniel McKenzie Bradley (33), Battle-barrow, Appleby, pleaded guilty to thee charges of making indecent photographs of a child during the short hearing at Carlisle Magistrates’ Court.

The court heard that there were 21 category A images — the most serious — 25 category B images and 46 category C images, and all were created between 1st December, 2014, and 13th October last year.

Bradley will be sentenced at Carlisle Crown Court on 21st July and District Judge Gerald Chalk ordered that he should sign the sex offenders’ register for a length of time to be determined by the crown court judge.

He was released on bail with one condition — not to have unsupervised contact with someone under the age of 16 — until the next hearing.