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Fresno Man Arrested For Possessing Child Porn

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A 33-year-old Fresno man was arrested for on Wednesday for possession of child pornography, the Fresno County Sheriff's Department said.

Richard Cervantes was arrested at his job after an investigation was launched by the Sheriff's Child Sexual Predator Program for people suspected of using file sharing programs to download and distribute child pornography.

Detective served a search warrant at Cervantes' home in the 2500 block of S Maple Avenue.  During the search, several computers were discovered and more than 125 videos of children being sexually abused were found.

Cervantes was not at the residence during the service of the search warrant, authorities said.

Cervantes was booked in to the Fresno County Jail for possessing and distributing child pornography.

 

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