Blackpool man jailed for 4 years for making and sharing indecent images of children

A Blackpool man has been jailed for four years after being found guilty of making and distributing indecent images of children.

Monday, 11th October 2021, 10:18 am

Keith Buchanan, 26, of Warley Road, pleaded guilty to three counts of making indecent images of children, and three counts of distributing indecent images of children.

On Friday October 1, Buchanan appeared for sentencing at Preston Crown Court where he was jailed for four years.

He was placed on the Sex Offender's register for life, and handed a 15-year Sexual Harm Prevention Order.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

Keith Buchanan has been jailed for four years for making and sharing indecent images of children. Pic: Blackpool Police

Buchanan was also ordered to pay a £120 victim surcharge.

Thanks for reading. If you value what we do and are able to support us, a digital subscription is just £1 for your first month. Try us today by clicking here .