Man fronts court after cops catch him with child abuse pics

A MID North Coast man has been charged with possessing more than 70,000 child abuse images.

Police allege the 31-year-old was found with the images as well as 138 videos when he was pulled over in Taree late Thursday.

The man was charged with three counts of possessing child exploitation material and one count of breaching an order.

He fronted Taree Local Court Friday and was refused bail.

Topics:  child abuse court crime police

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