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Grand Valley man charged with child pornography, weapon offences: OPP

The accused will appear in court on Aug. 13 in Orangeville.
The accused will appear in court on Aug. 13 in Orangeville. Lars Hagberg / The Canadian Press

A 43-year-old Grand Valley man has been charged following a four-month investigation into the possession of child sexual abuse material, police say.

Officers say they executed a search warrant at a Grand Valley residence on Wednesday and that the investigation led to the arrest of William Chester Elliott.

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Elliott has been charged with possession of child pornography, distribution of child pornography, possession of a prohibited device and careless storage of a firearm, OPP say.

According to police, multiple electronic devices were seized for further examination.

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The accused will appear in court on Aug. 13 in Orangeville.

Anyone with information about internet child exploitation can contact the police or Crime Stoppers.

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