Computer downloading child porn when detectives arrived

By Candace Chapman

Computer downloading child porn when detectives arrived

September 20, 2013 Updated Sep 21, 2013 at 1:03 PM EDT

Johnson City, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Detectives executing a search warrant discovered a computer in the process of downloading child pornography.

The Broome County Sheriff’s Office charged Thomas Bell, 50, of Johnson City, with promoting a sexual performance of a child.

Bell was not at his Oakdale Road home when detectives entered with a warrant. They located a computer downloading child pornography from a file sharing site.

Bell was located in Vestal where he was arrested and then arraigned in Town of Union Court.