UK

Man facing 20 child image charges

Edward Devenney
Image caption Edward Devenney is to appear at Bristol Magistrates' Court in January

A 30-year-old man has been charged with 20 counts of making indecent photographs of a child, according to Metropolitan Police.

Edward Devenney, of Northern Ireland, was charged on Wednesday, according to a police spokesman.

The alleged offences are contrary to Section 1 of the Protection of Children Act 1978.

Mr Devenney is due to appear at Bristol Magistrates' Court on 30 January next year.