Waterside man (52) admits making indecent images

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A 52-year-old Waterside man has admitted making indecent images.

Robert Geoffrey Ferris, of Ivy Mead, pleaded guilty to seven charges of making indecent images.

He admitted a further charge of possessing an indecent photo.

Ferris had initially denied all the offences. However, at Derry Crown Court today he applied to be re-arraigned and entered guilty pleas.

Sentencing was adjourned for a probation pre-sentence report to be compiled.

Ferris was released on continuing bail and will appear in court again on February 11.

He was also ordered to sign the sex offenders register.