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Tampa man faces 16 charges of possessing child porn

TAMPA — A 34-year-old Tampa man was arrested Wednesday on charges of downloading child pornography.

Patrick Andrew Lewis, 3006 Kingswood Drive, faces 16 counts of possession of child pornography. He was being held in the Hillsborough County Jail in lieu of $120,000 bail.

All of the charges are second-degree felonies, jail records show.

About 7 a.m., Hillsborough deputies armed with a search warrant found pornography on Lewis' Acer laptop, authorities said. The computer contained numerous video files depicting children between 3 and 12 years old.

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Tampa man faces 16 charges of possessing child porn 07/28/10 [Last modified: Wednesday, July 28, 2010 4:02pm]
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