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26-year-old remanded over child porn (updated)

A 26-year-old from Famagusta was remanded for five days on Sunday by the Famagusta district court in connection with child pornography charges.

He was arrested on Saturday night after child porn was found in his possession following a tip off from Europol.

According to the information, a particular account on a social media platform had uploaded child pornography images.

During their investigations that police received evidence against the 26-year-old.

On Saturday morning, acting upon a court warrant, police searched the man’s home in the Famagusta area during which they found and confiscated a mobile phone, a tablet and a computer, all of which have been sent for further examination.

An arrest warrant was issued against the 26-year-old.

 

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