Summerville man charged with child pornography

Summerville man charged with child pornography
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SUMMERVILLE, SC (WCSC) - A Summerville man has been arrested on child pornography charges.

George Henry Severson, 60, faces 20 charges after investigators discovered he had and was distributing child pornography, according to South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson. The man was arrested by Dorchester County Sheriff's deputies on Monday.

Each charge is punishable by up to 10 years in prison, according to a news release.

The case will be prosecuted by the attorney general's office.

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