January 2010

Pervert found guilty of possession of indecent images of children

A pervert has appeared for trial at Basildon Crown Court after he was found with indecent images of children on his mobile phone.

Andrew Michael Chester, 47, of Hawthorn Avenue, Brentwood, pleaded not guilty to possessing indecent photographs of children, but was found guilty.

The defendant was told he must register as a sex offender for a period of five years

He must participate in a Sex Offenders Treatment program as directed by probation.

Forfeiture of his mobile phone was orederd and he was given a Sexual Offences Prevention Order for a period of five years