A 33-year-old man appeared at Ballymena Magistrates Court charged with possessing an ‘extreme pornographic image’.
Roman Matusik, of Eaton Fields, Ballymena, is also accused of possessing an image of a child which was of ‘such a nature as is prohibited by…the Coroners and Justice Act 2009’.
The two charges the defendant faces relate to May 22, 2017.
The court heard it was expected the case may go to the Crown Court.
The matter was adjourned until September.