Man claims his computer downloaded 300 child pornography photos while searching for adult videosBy Mason White 1:40 PM March 18, 2016
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By: Wayne Morin
A man was arrested on a charge of possession of child pornography after allegedly downloading hundreds of child pornography photos on his computer, police in Pennsylvania said.
Bethlehem police said that they have arrested 31-year-old Peter Medve, after his computer contained video of a 10-year-old girl having sex with an adult man.
Medve was charged with 300 counts of possession of child pornography, one count of criminal use of a communication device and one count of dissemination of child pornography.
According to the police, while investigating a file-sharing network used to download child pornography investigators found a video that appeared to show a girl between the ages of 8 and 10 participating in a sexual act with an adult.
The IP address was assigned to Medve. Police obtained a search warrant and searched his home.
Medve admitted to investigators that he had been using various computer programs for downloading adult pornography.
He said that after downloading pornography, he erase the bad porn and only watched adult movies. Medve told investigators that he was just looking for women over 18 years old, but the computer downloaded child pornography as well.
Police found 300 images and 15 videos of child pornography on the suspect’s computers.