Man arrested for possessing child porn

MIDDLESBORO, Kent.(WVLT)--Police arrest 61-year-old Charles Farmer of Middlesboro, KY today. He's charged with 26 counts of Possessing Matter Displaying Sexual Performance By a Minor.

Police say a person called them saying Farmer had pornographic pictures of children on his iPhone.

While arresting Farmer, police found some of the same pictures on another of his phones.

Investigators don't believe any of the pictures are of local children.


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