Tuscaloosa man faces child pornography charges

Joel Benjamin Carpenter (photo from Tuscaloosa Police Department)

A tip from the National Center for missing and exploited children leads to a Tuscaloosa man’s child porn arrest.

Joel Carpenter faces four counts of possession of child pornography.

It’s for four images of young girls in sex acts that had been downloaded on a Motorolla Droid 2 cellphone police say belonged to Carpenter.

Police say the investigation is ongoing and more charges are possible.

close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off