Prostitute supplied child sex images

A male prostitute has admitted supplying and possessing child pornography.

The 24-year-old, who has name suppression, appeared at the Auckland District Court today where he admitted 24 charges of possessing objectionable publications and two charges of knowingly making or copying objectionable publications.

The charges were laid on January 5 and all relate to child pornography.

Interim name suppression was granted until sentencing due to the man's "unusual" name.

He has been remanded in custody until sentencing in April.

Auckland Now