Man, 36, from Guanacaste faces allegation of having child porn

Judicial agents said they got a tip from Europe that allowed them to detain a child porn suspect.

The arrest of a 36-year-old man came Thursday in Guanacaste.

The Judicial Investigating Organization said it was contacted by the International Police Agency on behalf of law enforcement in German and Russia. Police in those two countries had discovered child porn online and provided Internet computer addresses that led to the suspect, the agency said.

In addition to searching the man’s home in Guanacaste, agents also searched homes in Mercedes Norte de Heredia, Tres Ríos, Pavas and Escazú. and confiscated six computers, they said.

The man so far is accused of having child pornography but not making the photos and videos

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