Ex-teacher in court on child porn charge

A FORMER Stowupland High school teacher accused of more than 20 offences relating to pornographic images of children has had his case adjourned.Paul Sear, of Burrell Road, Ipswich, faces charges of making indecent photographs of children and one charge of distributing indecent images of children.

A FORMER Stowupland High school teacher accused of more than 20 offences relating to pornographic images of children has had his case adjourned.

Paul Sear, of Burrell Road, Ipswich, faces charges of making indecent photographs of children and one charge of distributing indecent images of children.

The 53-year-old worked as a science teacher at the school in Church Lane until May this year

Police first arrested Sear at his home in Hadleigh on May 16. He was questioned by offices at Sudbury Police station about allegations of possessing indecent images of children and it is believed some of the images police are investigating involved internet pornography.

His case was adjourned under clerks powers to appear before Bury St Edmunds Magistrates' Court on December 17.

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