NEW CARROLLTON, Md. (WJZ) – A New Carrollton man was arrested Wednesday on child pornography charges, Maryland State Police said.
Eladio Alfaro-Sarmiento, 55, is charged with four counts of sexual abuse of a minor, one count of second-degree rape, 13 counts of distribution of child pornography, 13 counts of possession of child pornography, and four counts of production of child pornography, police said.READ MORE: Flash Floods In Maryland Close Some Schools, Roads; Several Rescued In High Water, MSP Responds To More Than 500 Calls
The police Computer Crimes Unit began investigating Alfaro-Sarmiento Monday following several complaints. A search warrant was served Wednesday, police said.
Images Alfaro-Sarmiento allegedly produced show him sexually abusing at least one minor younger than 2 years old, police said. The child was found, and investigators are trying to determine if other children are involved.READ MORE: CDC Advisory Panel Backs FDA Decision For COVID-19 Booster Shots, Baltimoreans React
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