Northumberland Man Faces $150,000 Bail for Child Abuse Felony Charges
NORTHUMBERLAND – A Northumberland man is facing 200 counts of child pornography.
State police and the Bureau of Criminal Investigation Northeast Computer Crime Task Force say they recently seized the computer of 41-year-old Wayne Lewis of Northumberland. They say they searched his home in the 500 block of Orange Street.
Police said Lewis was suspected of uploading child abuse material to a cloud-based account online, and a forensic examination led to more than 200 felony child pornography counts. Lewis is jailed, $150,000 bail.