Man viewed more than 1,000 images of bestiality on computer in his Northants home

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A 31-year-old man has admitted viewing more than 1,000 images of bestiality and hundreds of indecent images of teenage boys at his former Northamptonshire address.

Joshua Lee, aged 31, was arrested after police raided his former address in Towcester and seized his computer.

Northampton Crown Court heard officers found more than 300 indecent images of children on including two videos of the most serious ‘level five’ category.

A further 1,157 images of extreme pornographic images of bestiality were also found on the computer

Lee, of Cheltenham, was also charged with distributing 23 of the images via an online file sharing programme.

He pleaded guilty to all 11 charges against him, which relate to a period between 2007 and 2012.

The case was adjourned for two weeks to allow for probation reports to be carried out.