John Stanton, 31, of Brooksville is facing 10 counts of promoting sexual performance by a child

BROOKSVILLE, Fla - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement arrested a Brooksville man Tuesday and charged him with 10 counts of promoting sexual performance by a child and one count of possession of child pornography.

John Stanton, 31, was arrested at his Spring Lake Highway home after FDLE executed a search warrant.

Authorities say during the search they found video and photographic images of child pornography.

Stanton already posted a $52,500 bond.  The case will be prosecuted locally.

FDLE was assisted in their investigation by the Tampa Bay Area Cyber Task Force which includes Homeland Security Investigations, Pasco County Sheriff's Office and the Lakeland Police Department.  Hernando County Sheriff's Office also assisted in this investigation.

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