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Bartow Man Among 16 Arrested for Child Pornography


Last updated 6/18/2020 at 11:11am


Suspect Jose Llanes of Bartow

Polk County Sheriff's Computer Crimes detectives recently made 16 arrests during "Operation Guardians of Innocence V," which focused on identifying and arresting those involved in the possession, promotion, and distribution of child pornography. A total of 1,409 felonies were filed against the suspects, with more charges pending.

Among those was Jose Vertoli Llanes, 21, of 2912 Dudley Drive, Bartow, who lives with his mother.

Detectives had received a National Center for Missing and Exploited Children tip that a computer at that address was distributing child pornography via Facebook. They...

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