SEBRING, Fla. - A 19-year-old man is facing over a hundred counts of child pornography charges, according to the Highlands County Sheriff’s Office.
Detectives executed a search warrant at the Sebring home of Matthew John Hudson on Tuesday and found hundreds of instances of child pornography on his electronic devices, the sheriff's office said.
Investigators charged Hudson with 141 counts of possession of child pornography, two counts of transmission of child pornography and one count of use of a two-way device to facilitate a felony.
The case began with a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Hudson is being held on $760,000 bond.
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