Local

2 Philadelphia Men Arrested On Child Porn Charges

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Two men from Philadelphia are among three from Pennsylvania who were arrested this week on child porn charges.

According to the Attorney General, 54-year-old Barry Burton and 28-year-old Kareann Moss, both of Philadelphia, were arrested on unrelated charges.

Burton was charged with 20 counts of possession of child porn, three counts of distributing child porn and one count of criminal use of a communication facility. He is being held in Philadelphia Prison in lieu of $75,000.

Moss is facing charges of 15 counts of possession of child porn, two counts of distributing child porn and one count of criminal use of a communication facility. He is also in Philadelphia Prison in lieu of $50,000 bail.

The third person arrested, 29-year-old Daniel Stewart, is from Allegheny County.

Suspected internet predators can be reported to the Office of Attorney General’s Child Predator Section by calling the Child Predator Hotline at 1-800-385-1044. Anonymous tips can also be sent directly from a cell phone by texting PAKIDS + YOUR TIP to 847411 or through an online complaint form.

You may also be interested in these stories:

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 33,991 other followers