Crime, Police/Fire

Towson University police officer from Essex arrested on child pornography charges

ESSEX, MD—A Corporal with the Towson University Police Department was arrested on Monday and charged with two counts of distributing/promoting child pornography and one count of possessing child pornography. The officer has been identified as Peter Publico, 53, of the unit block of Lindsey Court in Essex (21221). The investigation began after police discovered that, in February, Publico electronically distributed …


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Carney man pleads guilty to child pornography charges

BALTIMORE, MD—A Baltimore County correctional officer from Carney pleaded guilty to child pornography charges on Monday. Thomas Michael Mannion Jr., 46, of Carney, pleaded guilty in federal court to two counts of production of child pornography and admitted to engaging in sexually explicit conduct with two minor victims. The guilty plea was announced by United States Attorney for the District …


Kingsville man sentenced to 27 years in prison on child pornography charges

A judge on Monday sentenced a Kingsville man to more than two decades in prison in connection with child pornography charges. U.S. District Judge Deborah K. Chasanow sentenced Keith Edward Taylor, 33, to 27 years in prison, followed by lifetime supervised release, for production of child pornography.  Upon his release from prison, Taylor will be required to register as a sex offender …

Essex man sentenced to 17 years in prison for producing child pornography

An Essex man has been sentenced to prison in connection with child pornography charges. On Monday, Roy David Evans Jr., 34, of Essex, was sentenced to 17 years in prison followed by lifetime supervised release on charges of sexual exploitation of a minor to produce child pornography, possession of child pornography, and receipt of child pornography. The judge in the case also …

Essex man pleads guilty to child pornography charges

An Essex man pleaded guilty to child pornography charges this week. On Wednesday, Roy David Evans Jr., 33, pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography, receipt of child pornography, and sexual exploitation of a minor to produce child pornography. According to the plea agreement, Evans posted advertisements on Craigslist for young girls to contact him via email or via Kik, …

Kingsville man arrested on child pornography charges

A Kingsville man was arrested and charged on Tuesday morning after an investigation revealed evidence supporting charges of possession and distribution of child pornography. Daniel Chetelat Jr., 49, has been charged with six counts of possession of child pornography and three counts of distribution of child pornography. Chetelat was arrested and later transported to the Harford County Detention Center where …

Nottingham man sentenced to prison on child pornography charges

A Nottingham man has been sentenced to prison on child pornography charges. Allen D. Isner, 52, was sentenced to four years in prison followed by 15 years of supervised release earlier this month.  Isner pled guilty to possession of child pornography. The judge in the case ordered that, upon his release from prison, Isner must register as a sex offender …

Parkville man who filmed underage girls with x-ray lens sentenced to 10 years in prison

A Parkville man who filmed underage girls with a so-called “x-ray lens” will be spending lots of time behind bars.  A U.S. District Judge on Friday sentenced Ruben Uy Lim, 53, of Parkville, Maryland, to 10 years in prison, followed by 20 years of supervised release for receipt of child pornography. In addition, Lim has admitted taking hundreds of videos …