December 2020

Littlehampton man pleads guilty to making over 10,000 indecent images of children

A Littlehampton man has admitted making more than 10,000 indecent images of children.

Matthew Holder, 28, of Empress Close in Wick, pleaded guilty to three charges of making indecent photographs of children

Holder was charged with making 43 images of the most serious, category A, showing the rape or torture of young children as well as 31 category B images

And 10,306 category C images – the lowest severity – of children were also discovered on a Packard Bell computer tower, the court heard.