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Holiday man arrested on child porn charges

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Man arrested on child porn charges

A 25-year-old man is accused of downloading numerous files of child pornography to his computer and participating in an online community of pornography sharing, authorities say.

Michael D. Vancelette was arrested Monday and charged with 11 counts of possession of child pornography and one count of promoting sexual performance by a child. The Florida Department of Law Enforcement said the children in the pornographic images and videos were between 10 and 15 years old.

Vancelette, of 5252 Casino Drive, remained Tuesday at the Pasco jail in lieu of $65,000 bail.

Times staff

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