Franklin County man accused of having child pornography

FRANKFORT, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Franklin County man is facing child pornography charges.

Kentucky State Police say they arrested 34-year-old Marcus Tate.

They say his arrest was the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation that began after it was discovered Tate was uploading files of child sexual exploitation online.

Police went to his home in Frankfort and seized equipment that was taken to Kentucky State Police’s forensic laboratory for examination.

Tate is charged with possession/viewing matter portraying sexual performance by a minor and distribution/viewing matter portraying sexual performance by a minor.

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