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Tip leads to Largo man's arrest on child porn charges

LARGO — A tip to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children led to the arrest Tuesday of a Largo man on charges of possessing child pornography, according to police.

The tip, generated in March, said that David Scott Stuart, 27, had child pornography, Largo police said.

Largo police launched a joint investigation with the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, which culminated in Stuart's arrest.

Stuart, who has no prior arrests in Pinellas County, was booked in jail Tuesday morning on 16 counts of possession of child pornography. He was held on $5,000 bail.

Details of the tip and evidence that authorities found were unclear.

Tip leads to Largo man's arrest on child porn charges 04/16/13 [Last modified: Tuesday, April 16, 2013 9:40pm]

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