A 36-year-old Peterborough man has been charged with possessing and making available child pornography after police say they seized numerous files during a search warrant at his home.
On the morning of May 24, 2017 members of the Peterborough Police Service executed a search warrant at a Benson Avenue residence in Peterborough after an ongoing investigation. Several electronic files of child pornography that had been downloaded were located and the accused was immediately arrested according to police.
36 year old Joshua Messier of Benson Avenue, is charged with possession of child pornography, importing, selling to possessing for the purpose of distribution or sale of any child pornography.
The accused was held in custody and appeared in court on May 24, 2017.