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April 04, 2017Warning - this news article expired on 2017-05-04. Information may no longer be accurate or applicable

If you have any information regarding this incident, please call the Belleville Police Service at 966-0882 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-TIPS.


Belleville, Ont: The Belleville Police Service received information from the RCMP in late 2016 and again in early 2017 regarding a resident of the City of Belleville distributing Child Pornography on the internet. As a result Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Investigators and Tech Crime Officers executed a search warrant in a west end residence seizing numerous electronic devices.

Frank Wayne BURNS 70 years of age is charged with 3 counts of Possessing Child Pornography, 2 counts of distribute Child Pornography and 1 count of making child pornography.

Burns was held for a show cause hearing on 4 April 2017. The investigation is ongoing and additional charges may be forthcoming.