Man faces child porn charges
a 20-year-old North Bay man has been charged with distributing child pornography. police said the man was on an anonymous website advertising that he had several images of females to trade. an undercover police account responded to the ad and intimate images of a female victim were sent. a cellphone was seized at the time of his arrest and a search warrant was obtained to search for further evidence. a large quantity of intimate images of numerous other females was located. an underage victim was identified and evidence indicated that intimate images had been distributed. the photos of the victim meet the criminal code definition of child pornography. alexander perron is charged with two counts of distribution of an intimate image, possession of child pornography and distribution of child pornography. he is to appear in court Nov. 7.