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Statesville man had child porn on home computer, deputies say

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Jeremy Houston Bruce (Iredell County Sheriff's Office) Jeremy Houston Bruce (Iredell County Sheriff's Office)
STATESVILLE, NC (WBTV) -

Investigators in Iredell County, along with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Police Department, have charged a Statesville man with sexually exploiting a minor after finding child pornography on his computer.

Jeremy Houston Bruce, 32, of Statesville, is charged with five counts of third degree sexual exploitation of a minor, according to the news release from the Iredell County Sheriff's Office.

The reason for the search warrant was based on an ongoing investigation by the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department into child pornography, according to the release.

Investigators searched a home on the 100 block of Eight Point Drive in Statesville on Nov. 8.

A search of the computers at this residence located numerous images and videos of children in sexually explicit conduct with adults. 

Bruce was placed in the Iredell County Detention Center under a $50,000 bond.

The investigation is ongoing.

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