Newport Man Charged with Dealing in Child Pornography

May 22, 2013 -- 4:43pm

A Newport man has been arrested after an online undercover investigation into child pornography.  Officials went into the home of 58 year old Michael Harris with a search warrant Tuesday and seized multiple computers, an iPad and other evidence.  A forensic review of the seized evidence showed multiple video files of child porn.  Harris is charged with 16 counts of dealing in child pornography.  He’s being held at the VCC in default of $480,000 secured bail.




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