19-year-old London, Ont. man accused of possessing child sexual abuse material: police

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London police have charged a 19-year-old London, Ont., man in connection with an investigation into child sexual abuse material dating back to mid-December 2021.

Police say an investigation by their internet child exploitation unit led to a search warrant being executed at a home in the city’s north end, and say an unspecified number of devices seized during the search revealed suspected child pornography.

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The accused was taken into custody on March 18 and has been charged with two counts of unlawfully possessing child pornography and one count of importing/selling/distributing child pornography.

The accused, a 19-year-old man from London, is scheduled to appear in court on June 13, police said.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact police or Crime Stoppers.

A 45-year-old man was charged with unlawfully possessing child pornography last week in connection with a different investigation that also began in mid-December, police said.

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