Frostproof Man Arrested for Possession of Child Porn

A 63-year-old Frostproof man is facing 68 counts of possession of child porn charges.

According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, the man was at a health facility in Highlands County when staffers at the clinic said they saw him looking at child porn on his laptop.

Officials said during the investigation that followed, they found additional illegal images at his Frostproof home.  

He has been charged with sexual battery on a child younger than 12 years old and 68 counts of possession of child pornography.

He remains in the Polk County Jail with no bond on the felony charges.

An arrest for possession of child pornography must be taken seriously. Our Florida Child Porn Defense Attorneys at Whittel & Melton cannot stress enough how important it is to secure legal representation following these types of charges. Regardless of your innocence, police and prosecutors will seek to achieve maximum penalties along with a conviction. We can help with your case, but we must launch our own investigation right away to identify any faults on behalf of the police or any weaknesses in the State’s case against you that could lead to a dismissal of the charges.

Our goal is to obtain the best possible results on your behalf. Every case is unique, which is why we believe early intervention is best. If you are facing child porn charges, please call us today at 866-608-5529 or contact us online for a free consultation. Once we know the facts of your case, we can begin helping you establish a strong defense strategy.