A 50-year-old man from Cranwell has been sentenced to 16 months in prison for possession and distribution of indecent images of children.
Ian Mountain of of De Gravel Drive, Cranwell, was yesterday (Thursday) sentenced at Lincoln Crown Court for the offences.
According to police, his laptop alone was found to contain over a thousand images.
Investigating officer Detective Sergeant Vicky Midgley said after the trial: “This man is a dangerous paedophile and a serious risk to children.
“The interaction he has had with like-minded individuals is vile, depraved and sickening.”