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LI man arrested for child pornography possession: police

Posted at 3:44 PM, Sep 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-25 15:44:46-04

WEST BABYLON, L.I. — A Long Island man was arrested Thursday for possession of child pornography, Suffolk County Police said.

Authorities received a tip from a state internet crimes against children task force and the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that 67-year-old Brian Anderson was in possession of pornography involving minors. A search warrant was executed at around 3:30 p.m. Thursday at Anderson's West Babylon home and he was taken into custody for the materials found on his desktop computer.

Anderson was charged with possessing a sexual performance by a child, a Class E Felony. He is scheduled to be arraigned at First District Court in Central Islip on October 14.

The investigation is ongoing.