Pensioner downloaded child abuse images to ‘give it a go’


A retired IT worker who collected 7,000 vile images of child sexual abuse because he wanted to ‘give it a go’ has been spared jail. John Stoddart, 65, compiled a horrific collection of 7,256 indecent images 754 videos from as far as 2004. The pensioner, from Ventnor, Isle of Wight, also kept 3,000 images related to bestiality. Stoddart was caught in 2018 after posting horrific images of child sex abuse in an online file sharing platform. Files titled ‘Pedoland’, ‘Preteen’…

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