Blount County deputies find child pornography at Maryville man's

Blount County deputies find child pornography at Maryville man's house

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Christopher Paul Drake (Source: Blount County Sheriff's Office) Christopher Paul Drake (Source: Blount County Sheriff's Office)

MARYVILLE (WATE) - A Blount County man was arrested after authorities found child pornography on his computer.

Christopher Paul Drake, 23, was arrested Friday at his home on Doc Norton Road in Maryville.

Drake was the subject of an online investigation by the Blount County Sheriff's Office's.

On Friday, investigators served a search warrant at his home and found numerous images and videos of child pornography on multiple hard drives.

He has been charged with two counts of aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor and one charge of sexual exploitation of a minor.

He is being held at the Blount County Detention Facility on a $75,000 bond.

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