Man due to be sentenced for downloading thousands of indecent images of children

A man is due to be sentenced for downloading thousands of indecent images of children.

Friday, 21st October 2016, 6:00 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 2:33 pm
Crown Court News

Timothy Smith (56) was found to be viewing the images online after his wife inspected his two laptop computers.

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In June, Smith, of Troughton Way, Leverington, near Wisbech, pleaded guilty to two charges of making an indecent photograph/pseudo-photograph of a child, two charges of possessing an indecent photograph/pseudo-photograph of a child, two charges of possessing extreme pornographic images and possessing a prohibited image of a child.

He is due to be sentenced at Cambridge Crown Court today (Friday, October 21) at 10am.