Summerville man arrested on child porn charges

Summerville man arrested on child porn charges

SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - A 50-year-old Summerville man the state's attorney general's office said was in possession of child pornography.

Timothy Stephen Johnson is charged with three counts of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, Attorney General's Office spokesperson Hayley Thrift Bledsoe said.

Johnson was arrested Monday by the Berkeley County Sheriff's Office, a member of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, Bledsoe said.

Each count is a felony punishable by up to 10 years in prison, prosecutors say.

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