OPP charge Collingwood man with child pornography

PARRY SOUND – On March 4, 2014 West Parry Sound Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) received information regarding stolen property and child pornography. As a result police entered into a criminal investigation.

On March 27, 2014 the West Parry Sound OPP Criminal Investigations Unit, Collingwood OPP Detachment and OPP Child Sexual Exploitation Section (CSES) executed a search warrant at a residence in Collingwood.

Police subsequently recovered stolen property from within the residence. The CSES analyzed the contents of all involved computer electronics and discovered contents of child pornography.

Joseph NIXON, 27 years of age from Collingwood was charged with the following:

  •  Possession of Property Obtained by Crime Under $5,000
  •  Fail to Comply With Probation Order
  •  Possession of Child Pornography – 2 counts

The accused was held pending a bail hearing at the Ontario Court of Justice Barrie.