Hamilton man charged with child porn possession

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Published November 4, 2019 at 11:59 am

Eduardas Povilauskas, 56, of Hamilton has been charged with possession of child pornography after police investigated his workplace electronic equipment.

Eduardas Povilauskas, 56, of Hamilton has been charged with possession of child pornography after police investigated his workplace electronic equipment.

The Hamilton Police Service Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) unit began the investigation in September after being contacted by the security department of a local business wishing to report one of their employees.

According to police, “a number of devices capable of storing digital media were seized. Investigators categorized the media files and found that the suspect was in possession of over 500 digital media files of child pornography.”

Povilauskas was arrested on Oct. 28, 2019, and then released on bail.

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