Nelson man (34) faces child porn charges

Burnley Magistrates' Court
Burnley Magistrates' Court

A 34-year-old Nelson man appeared before Pennine magistrates, accused of child porn offences.

Robert Stanley Simpson, of Spring Street, faces five allegations of possessing an indecent photograph of a child. He denied the charges.

The hearing was told the alleged pictures are said to between level B and C - A is the most serious category.

They are said to show, said prosecutor Charlotte Crane, “young girls in provocative poses.”