El Paso man charged with possession of child pornography
El Paso, TX (KTSM) — A 37-year-old El Paso man was arrested Monday after El Paso Police Detectives with the Crimes Against Children Task Force Unit allege that he was in possession of child pornography.
Chris Frias, 37, of the 1500 block of Mundy in El Paso's Sunset Heights was arrested after a three-month investigation. Investigators executed a search warrant on November 8, 2013 at Frias' residence in Sunset Heights.
Investigators allege that Frias' computer contained visual material that depicts a child younger than 18-years old engaging in sexual conduct. EPPD allege that the images were shared on a website on July 3, 2013.
EPPD also alleges that Frias was in possession of over 500 images of child pornography on his personal computer.
Frias was arrested Monday on charges of Possession of Child Pornography and two counts of Promotion of Child Pornography. Frias was booked into the El Paso County Detention Facility on bonds totaling $210,000.