Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 11-256

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • July 28, 2011
    • Contact Person:
    • Det. Larry McKinnon : lmckinno@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813-274-8094

    Child Pornography Investigation Leads to Arrest

    Detectives say Alex Rodriguez admitted to possessing and downloading child pornography and was charged with 15 counts of possessing child pornography.
    • Thursday
    • July 28, 2011
    • Time: 2:40 PM
    • 8418 Crystal Harbour Dr. Apt #202
    • Tampa, Florida

    Arrested:
     



    Rodriguez, Alex
    DOB: 01/22/1976
    8418 Crystal Harbour Dr. #202
    Tampa, Florida

    Charges:

    15 counts of possessing child pornography

    Details:
     

    On July 27, 2011 Detectives with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Internet Predator Unit executed a search warrant at 8418 Crystal Harbour Dr. #202 in Tampa.

    After a month long investigation, a preview of Rodriguez's home computer revealed over 50 videos and images of children between the ages of 5 and 15 engaged in various sexual activities.

    Detectives seized numerous additional computer items and will continue examining the equipment for additional evidence.

    Detectives say Alex Rodriguez admitted to possessing and downloading child pornography and was charged with 15 counts of possessing child pornography.

    Rodriguez and transported and booked into the Hillsborough County Jail.

    This investigation continues.
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