Penn Hills man arrested on child pornography charges
A Penn Hills man is charged with possessing and distributing child pornography, according to the state Attorney General's Office.
William Mosley Jr., 25, of Darrell Drive is accused of using a peer-to-peer network to make pornographic files involving children available for download.
Investigators seized his laptop computer and other media devices, and a preliminary search revealed more than 100 videos “with file names indicative of child pornography,” prosecutors said Wednesday.
Mosley is being held in the Allegheny County Jail on $100,000 cash bond. A May 19 preliminary hearing is scheduled.
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