Child pornography charges laid against local man

A 32-year-old man is facing two child pornography charges following the search of a Prince George residence December 11.

The Prince George RCMP Sex Crimes Unit executed a search warrant, which was in relation to an investigation into the possession of child pornography.  As a result of the search warrant a suspect was identified and arrested.  The man has been charged with possession of child pornography and accessing child pornography.

The male is scheduled to appear in Prince George Provincial court on January 2, 2019.  He is currently bound by numerous court ordered conditions including no access to the internet and not to have any contact with children under the age of 17.