May 2013

Pervert jailed over 20,000 indecent images of children


A PERVERT caught with thousands of indecent images and videos of children has been jailed for 18 months.

John Gillies, 58, was jailed after admitting the offence at Aberdeen Sheriff Court, where it was heard he had downloaded nearly 20,000 indecent images and videos of children.

Sheriff Annella Cowan also placed Gillies, whose address was listed in court papers as Raemoir Avenue, Banchory, on the sex offenders’ register.