Man Charged For Possession Of Child Porn In Gastonia

GASTONIA, N.C. — Gaston County Police say Andrew Greene, 31, faces charges for possession of child pornography after an investigation sparked by a cybercrime tip from the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

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Greene is charged with six felony counts of second degree sexual exploitation of a minor, and six felony counts of third degree sexual exploitation of a minor, according to a news release.

In the investigation detectives say they took electronic storage devices belonging to Greene and found several photos and videos of child porn.

Greene is being held at the Gaston County jail under a $250,000 bond, according to a news release.

Detectives say they began their investigation in March with help from Homeland Security Investigations, and as the case develops police ask anyone with more information to call Detective R.L. Smith at 704-866-3320 or Crimestoppers at 704-861-8000.