A MAN who was caught with a stash of hardcore child pornography was snared thanks to a tip-off from German police, a court has heard.
Bartlomiej Dettloff, 27, was arrested in the Capital after Lothian and Borders Police received intelligence about his activities on the internet.
Edinburgh Sheriff Court heard how he had been visiting a porn site that was being monitored by German police.
Appeariong before Sheriff Paul Arthurson, Dettloff, of Easter Drylaw Drive, pleaded guilty to possessing indecent images of children. Sheriff Arthurson deferred sentence in order for the court to obtain reports.