Scorton man in court over indecent images of children

York Magistrates' Court.

A Scorton man has been in court charged with various offences relating to the making, possession and distribution of indecent images of children.

David Boon, 59, of Cleveland Road, Scorton, appeared at York Magistrates’ Court on Saturday.

The defendant is accused of possessing more than 80 indecent images of children, two charges of distributing indecent images and three counts of making more than 2,000 indecent images of children, including more than 500 which were classified as the most serious photos.

No pleas were entered and the case was adjourned for the defendant to appear at Teesside Crown Court later this month.

Mr Boon was released on conditional bail.