Halls Head man appears in court, pleads guilty to child exploitation charges


Lance Alexander Kelly leaves court with his lawyer.
Lance Alexander Kelly leaves court with his lawyer.

AN elderly man charged with possessing child pornography material and distributing child pornography material appeared briefly in Mandurah Magistrates Court this morning .

Lance Alexander Kelly (66) pleaded guilty to the charges.

The charges relate to incidents from December 17, 2015 to July 20 this year in Halls Head.

The images showed children in various sex acts and positions.

Kelly’s bail was extended and pre-sentence and psychological reports were ordered.

He is due to be sentenced in Perth District Court on October 7.

Kelly told media waiting outside court he had nothing to say.