Dad's 2,000 paedo pics.
A PERVERT dad who admitting possessing almost 2,000 pornographic por·nog·ra·phy
1. Sexually explicit pictures, writing, or other material whose primary purpose is to cause sexual arousal.
2. The presentation or production of this material.
3. images of young children has been remanded on bail for sentencing.
Married father-of-two David Walsh, of Ardilaun, Portmarnock, pleaded guilty to possession of the images, mostly of female pre-pubescent children, at Dublin Circuit Criminal Court.
The court heard how Walsh, 55, bought images showing girls, aged from infants to 12 or 13-year-olds, in sexual poses and engaged in sexual activity over a six-month period in 1999.
Judge Yvonne Murphy, who said the offence was "child abuse, plain and simple". She said she may impose a two-year suspended sentence A sentence given after the formal conviction of a crime that the convicted person is not required to serve.
In criminal cases a trial judge has the ability to suspend the sentence of a convicted person. when Walsh re-appears for sentencing in July 2005.