Borough man accused of possessing indecent pictures
A man accused of making dozens of indecent images of children, including some in the most serious category, will face a crown court judge.
Michael Leeson, 36, of Glover Street, Leigh, appeared at Wigan Magistrates’ Court over three separate charges of illegal photographs of youngsters.
He entered no pleas to making five Category A images, six Category Bs and 89 Category C. The offences are all alleged to have happened between September 17 in 2017 and October 3 the same year.
He was told he will next appear at Bolton Crown Court on November 4 and was released on unconditional bail.
Ann Deakin represented the Crown Prosecution Service in court while Leeson was represented by Stephen Ferns.