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Facebook post shared 200,000 times aids in arrest of porn suspect
Facebook post shared 200,000 times aids in arrest of porn suspect

Social media helped bring about the arrest of a man who had nearly 700 sexually explicit videos and images of children on his laptop, authorities say. Jeremiah Malfroid was wanted for allegedly downloading and distributing child pornography. The 33-year-old surrendered Monday to local authorities in Oroville, Calif. On Dec. 9, a post appeared on Facebook with information detailing his alleged crime and his fugitive status, according to U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement. By Dec. 15, the post, which included information generated through ICE's Operation Predator App, had been shared nearly 200,000 times on social media. Investigators believe “the additional pressure...

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