December 9, 2010
Agents with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Computer Crime Center and investigators with the Taylor County Sheriff’s Office, on Tuesday, arrested Jim Ethan Arnold, 21, of Perry, Fla., and charged him with 12 counts of possession of child pornography.
FDLE agents executed a search warrant at Arnold’s home, located at 214 Buckhalter Way, Perry, Fla., and located numerous images of child pornography on his computer.
Arnold was booked into the Taylor County Jail.
FDLE is an active member of the three Internet Crimes Against Children Task Forces in Florida. There are 59 federally-funded task forces nationwide created solely to investigate Internet crimes against children that include the online sexual exploitation of children and child pornography.
Please visit the FDLE Computer Crime Center Web site to review tips for keeping your children safe online at: www.fdle.state.fl.us/FC3/