Windsor man charged with child pornography

Windsor police have arrested a 45-year-old Windsor man on several child pornography related charges. The police were acting on a tip it received in late March.

45-year-old Windsor man faces several child pornography related charges

(Chris Ensing/CBC)

Police have arrested a 45-year-old Windsor man on child pornography related charges.

Police were acting on a tip received in late March.

The information indicated that a local resident might be involved in possessing and sharing child pornography over the internet.

The man was arrested on Monday and is charged with:

  • 8 counts of possessing child pornography
  • 8 counts of distributing/transmitting child pornography
  • 10 counts of accessing child pornography
  • 2 counts of making available sexually explicit material to a person believed to be under 16 years of age to facilitate the offence of sexual assault

Investigators do not believe that any local children were involved in the child pornography, and they are continuing to investigate.,,,,,,,,,,