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Man charged after Dropbox accounts found with pornographic images of minors

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Posted at 8:27 PM, Jun 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-25 21:27:29-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — A Nashville man is facing charges after a Dropbox account was used to trade sexual images and videos of minors online.

19-year-old Caleb Pickens was charged Tuesday after an investigation found Dropbox accounts connected to him containing hundreds of pornographic images and videos of minors.

Metro Police say the National Center for Missing & Exploited children alerted them of four Dropbox accounts linked to Pickens at his Nashville home.

Pickens told police he used social media platforms to communicate with people and exchange link to Dropbox accounts to trade the pornagraphic material.

Pickens was booked in jail where he is being held on a $85,000 bond.