The Newton County Sheriff’s Department has announced that a Bon Wier resident has been arrested on multiple charges related to child pornography.

According to Sheriff Billy Rowles’ office, his deputies along with officials from the Texas Attorney General Child Exploitation Unit executed a warrant at a home on Private Road 6008 and arrested the suspect.

Rowles said the suspect will be charged with five counts of possession of child pornography.

The name of the suspect has not yet been released pending formal charges and arraignment.


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