North Charleston man arrested on child pornography charges

Published: Jun. 29, 2015 at 5:07 PM EDT|Updated: Jun. 29, 2015 at 5:09 PM EDT
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NORTH CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Authorities have arrested a 45-year-old North Charleston man on child pornography charges.

The Charleston County Sheriff's Office arrested Roman Sebastian Bennett who has been charged with six counts of sexual exploitation of a minor second-degree and one count of sexual exploitation of a minor third degree.

Investigators say Bennett was involved in sending child pornography via file sharing.

According to authorities, a search warrant was obtained and executed at Bennett's home last Thursday where computers and other electronic equipment were seized.

Bennett was given a surety bond of $130,000.

The case will be prosecuted by the Attorney General's Office.

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