Hillsborough County
David Gee, Sheriff
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    Release Number: 12-036

    • For Immediate Release:
    • Public Information Office of Hillsborough County Sheriff’s Office
    • January 31, 2012
    • Contact Person:
    • Debbie Carter : dcarter@hcso.tampa.fl.us
    • 813/247-8059

    Possession Of Child Pornography Arrest

    Detectives with the Internet Predator Unit charge man with 30 counts of Possession of Child Pornography.
    • Tuesday
    • January 31, 2012
    • Time: 12:00 AM
    • 1212 Versant Drive, #102
    • Brandon, FL

    Suspect:


    Freddie William Mendez
    DOB: 6/27/1975
    1212 Versant Drive, #102
    Brandon, FL

    Charges:

    • Distribution of Child Pornography (5 counts)
    • Possession of Child Pornography (30 counts)

    Details:

    Detectives with the Internet Predator Unit executed a court authorized search warrant on January 31, 2012 at the residence of Freddie William Mendez located at 1212 Versant Drive, #102, Brandon. The warrant was a result of detectives discovering Mendez trying to obtain child pornography while on the internet in areas known to be where child porn can be obtained. Freddie Mendez was in possession of files depicting children approximately 13 years old and younger engaged in sexual activities. Mendez was arrested and transported to the Hillsborough County Jail.
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