Johnstone also contacted an year-old girl from Sydney through an internet chat site, asking her sexually explicit questions and encouraging her to send him photographs of herself. Johnstone will then be subject to a month good behaviour bond. The District Court heard he ed a woman he believed was sexually abusing her daughter and asked her to take pictures of the girl for him.
He has pleaded guilty to accessing and sharing child pornography on the internet and making indecent communications with.
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Mr Griffin said it was also concerning briabane Johnstone had propositioned a girl in an internet chat room. Prosecutor Tim Griffin told the court Johnstone regularly ed people who sent him pictures of children under their care. Prosecutors say Johnstone was frequently in contact with people whom he believed were abusing children at his request.
The court heard Johnstone had never married or had a girlfriend and felt socially isolated. Judge Paul Cuthbertson acknowledged Johnstone brisbanw been seeking treatment for his sexual attraction to children but said the offences warranted an immediate prison sentence.
Mr Dillon told the court Johnstone should receive a suspended sentence because of his health problems including the early stages of multiple sclerosis and a painful nerve condition in his face. The court was told Johnstone worked as a panel beater.
They also located images and 33 videos of child pornography, 75 of which were placed in the worst two. Judge Paul Cuthbertson said that throughout the exchanges Johnstone actively encouraged the sexual abuse of sed.
He was released on continuing bail ahead of his sentencing in April.