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Wednesday November 6th, 2019 :: 11:50 a.m. PST


A cyber tip led to the arrest of Michael Currie of Adelanto for Possession of Child Pornography

DATE/TIME:             Tuesday, November 5, 2019
INCIDENT:                PC 311.11 (A) Possession of Child Pornography
LOCATION:              City of Adelanto                  
SUSPECT:                Michael Currie, age 23 a resident of Adelanto 
Investigators from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, Crimes Against Children Division (CAC), began an investigation into a cyber tip that was reported by an Electronic Service Provider (ESP). The cyber tip contained various images and videos of child pornography. Through investigation, investigators determined the ESP account belonged to the suspect, Michael Currie.
On Tuesday, November 5, 2019, personnel from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department, Specialized Enforcement Detail (SED) arrested Currie in the city of Adelanto. Currie was subsequently booked into High Desert Detention Center and bail was set at $25,000.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Brian Arias of the Specialized Investigations Division, Crimes Against Children Detail at (909) 387-3615. Callers wishing to remain anonymous may call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78-CRIME (27463) or you may leave the information on the We-Tip Hotline at  
Refer:                         Detective Brian Arias
Station:                    Specialized Investigation Division -  Crimes Against Children Detail 
Case No.                   DR#601900102 C#2019-108
Phone No.                 (909) 387-3615
John McMahon, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department

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