Student jailed for downloading indecent child images

A 23-year-old student at Magee University has been jailed at Londonderry Crown Court after he admitted downloading 196 indecent images of children.

Brendan Murphy from Meadowlands Avenue in Warrenpoint downloaded the images onto his two computers between December 2009 and March 2010.

He will spend three months in jail and will then be on licence for two years.

He is also the subject of a 10-year sexual offenders prevention order.