Man Charged with 20 Counts of Possession of Child Pornography; Detectives Seeking Additional Information

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Jaeyoung Lee

Mount Vernon Police District – A man was arrested yesterday afternoon on 20 counts of felony possession of child pornography. The images were discovered on a device traced back to 29-year-old Jaeyoung Lee, who resides in the Fairfax County section of Alexandria. Detectives from our Child Exploitation Unit assisted by the Computer Forensics Unit conducted this investigation which led to Lee’s arrest. He is being held at the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center without bond.

While the investigation so far has not revealed that Lee had contact with any of the children in the images, detectives are asking anyone with information to come forward. If you believe your child or family member may have had contact with Lee, please call our Major Crimes Bureau at 703-246-7800.

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