Child pornography charge laid against Cornwall man

(Newswatch Group/Bill Kingston, File)

CORNWALL – A city man is facing a charge of possession of child pornography after a search of a home as part of an investigation by the Cornwall Police Service’s Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit.

The CPS arrested Randy Crowder, 57, yesterday (Wednesday) and charged him with a single count of child pornography possession.

Police spokesman Stephanie MacRae said some electronic devices were seized but no additional information was available from investigators.

The investigation involved the CPS ICE Unit, as well as the Criminal Investigation Division and uniformed officers.

Crowder will appear in court July 30.