Coventry man made nearly 5,000 indecent images of children
A Coventry man has admitted making thousands of indecent images of children.
Alaric Alexander Bristow entered guilty pleas to a total of 22 charges at Warwick Crown Court, including making indecent images and causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity.
The charges against Bristow, 31, of Ventnor Close, Wyken, include:
12 counts of causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity by sending or receiving at least 159 indecent images of children in total;
Nine counts of making indecent images of children including at least 221 in Category A – the most severe category – 921 Category B images and 3,764 Category C images.
He also admitted a single charge of possessing a prohibited image of a child.