July 18, 2018 12:55 pm

Winnipeg man faces child pornography charges

Winnipeg police.

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A Winnipeg man has been arrested after being accused of uploading and distributing child sexual abuse images online.

Winnipeg police raided a home in the Riverview neighbourhood on June 25 and found child sexual abuse images on an electronic device, they said.

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They were notified on April 19 about the images being uploaded to an IP address in Winnipeg.

A 54-year-old man faces charges of possession of child pornography and importing, distributing, selling, or possessing child pornography for the purpose of distributing or selling it.

He is in custody.

WATCH: Signy Arnason with the Canadian Centre for Child Protection warns that suspects can be anyone, including people you know and trust.

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