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North Devon doctor jailed for child abuse

Jonathan Walsh Photo: Devon and Cornwall Police

A children's doctor from North Devon has been jailed for 3 years in prison.

Jonathan Walsh had pleaded guilty to making and distributing indecent images of children.

Mr Walsh had been working as a paediatrician at North Devon District Hospital when he was arrested.

He admitted to 17 charges of downloading and sharing videos.

The police described them as the most serious in their nature. However, none relate to patients at the hospital.