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Man, 23, charged following child pornography investigation

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COLUMBIA, Pa. (WHTM) -

Police have charged a Lancaster County man with possessing and disseminating child pornography.

Joel Kuhn, 23, of the 500 block of Manor Street in Columbia, was charged with five counts of sexual abuse of children after he shared a video with detectives that depicted children engaging in sexual conduct.

The videos were discovered in August 2012 during an online investigation of people who distribute child pornography.

A search warrant was obtained, and during the search Kuhn was interviewed by Detectives. It was during this interview that Kuhn confessed to downloading and viewing child pornography.  

A forensic examination of Kuhn's computers led to the recovery of over 500 images and movie files depicting child pornography.

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