On Wednesday, January 27th Detectives with the Indiana State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force (ICACTF) arrested a Marshall County man on alleged charges of possession of child pornography.
The Indiana State Police ICACTF received a Cyber Tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC). The tip ultimately led to a search warrant being served on a residence in the 8100 block of 9B Road, Plymouth by the Indiana State Police with assistance from the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department.
As a result of the investigation 28 year old Tyler Southwell of Plymouth was taken into custody and transported to the Marshall County Jail where he is being held without bond for 5- counts of Possession of Child Pornography a level 5 felony.
Anyone having any information related to cyber-crimes against children are encouraged to contact their local law enforcement agency or visit the NCMEC website at http://www.missingkids.com/cybertipline.
The Indiana ICACTF was assisted by the Marshall County Sheriff’s Department and Marshall County Prosecutor’s office.