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SVPD: Man transferred child porn videos

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Posted at 11:48 AM, Apr 14, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-14 14:48:30-04

TUCSON, Ariz. - Sierra Vista police arrested a man on child porn charges.

According to the department, 35-year-old Benjamin C. Price is accused of transferring illicit child videos from his Sierra Vista home.

Police started investigating Price in March, following a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, which is partnering with the Arizona Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.

At Price's home in the 4400 block of East Busby Drive, police found digital evidence, illegal drugs and drug paraphernalia. He was booked into Cochise County Jail on five counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, as well as counts of possessing meth, marijuana and drug paraphernalia.

Those with information on the case can call SVPD detective Thomas Ransford at (520) 452-7500.