May 19, 2024

A Donegal man has pleaded responsible to possessing over 300 gadgets depicting baby intercourse materials.

The person, who can’t be named for authorized causes, appeared at Letterkenny Circuit Courtroom the place he tendered a responsible plea.

Aged in his 30s and from the east of the county, the person was formally arraigned earlier than Choose John Aylmer.

He’s charged that he did, at his residence deal with, on a date in June 2022, knowingly have in his possession baby pornography to wit, 243 pictures and 78 movies on an Acer Aspire laptop computer.

The cost is opposite to Part 6 (1) of the Little one Trafficking and Pornography Act, 1998.

The defendant spoke solely to plead responsible.

He’s represented by Mr Colm Smyth SC and Mr Timothy Morrow BL, instructed by solicitor Mr Frank Dorrian.

Mr Smyth requested that authorized assist be prolonged to cowl a psychologist’s report.

John Aylmer granted the request and ordered a probation and welfare report, to incorporate the person’s suitability for group service.

When the person appeared earlier than Letterkenny District Courtroom in December, a brief reporting restriction, that means that he can’t be recognized within the media, was granted following a request from his solicitor.

Choose Éiteáin Cunningham stated that that is ‘not a case the place a publication order naturally follows’.

Choose John Aylmer remanded the accused man on bail on the identical phrases and circumstances with the matter adjourned till later within the yr.

East Donegal man charged with having 300 gadgets of kid abuse materials was final modified: April twenty fourth, 2024 by Employees Author