35-year-old Borderer admits possession of extreme porn and indecent images of children

A 35-year-old man is awaiting sentence after admitting possession of extreme pornographic images and indecent photographs of children.

By Court Reporter
Thursday, 5th March 2020, 5:17 pm
Updated Thursday, 5th March 2020, 5:20 pm
Jedburgh Sheriff Court.
Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

Sentence was deferred on William Anderson at Jedburgh Sheriff Court for the production of a criminal justice social work report and restriction-of-liberty order assessment.

Anderson pleaded guilty to having images depicting in an explicit and realistic way sexual contact with animals by both adults and children, extreme sexual violence, animal and human torture, mutilation of male and female genitalia, child rape and defecation.

That offence was committed at his home in Glebe Road in Duns between May 28, 2018, and May 1, 2019.

He also admitted two other charges of possession of indecent photos of children and taking, or permitting to be taken, or making indecent photos of children at his home between June 2018 and May 2019.

Anderson will be sentenced on March 30.