Florence County man arrested on child pornography charges

Florence County man arrested on child pornography charges

COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) – A Timmonsville man has been arrested for allegedly possessing and distributing multiple files of child pornography.

According to a press release from South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson, Christopher Brian Powers, 29, was arrested Tuesday and charged with four counts of second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor and one count of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.

The charges are punishable by up to 10 years in prison on each count, the release stated.

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