Lebanon man facing child pornography charges

Jason Blakely (Photo: Connecticut State Police)

LEBANON, Conn. (WTNH) — A Lebanon man has been placed under arrest and is facing child pornography charges.

Connecticut State Police say 40-year-old Jason Blakely was sharing child porn from an internet account assigned to his home.

Following an investigation that began in March, police say they seized Blakely’s computer in August and found the files. He was subsequently arrested for Illegal Possession of Child Porn in the 1st Degree.

Blakely is being held on a $100,000 bond. He is scheduled to appear in court on Oct. 19.