Officials: Retired deputy, 53-year-old Randy Lee Rosenberry admits to sharing child porn online

PINELLAS COUNTY - A retired Pinellas County detention officer was arrested for downloading and sharing porn on the internet, according to the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office investigation unit.

Randy Lee Rosenberry, 53, was arrested Wednesday in his home.

Detective say the arrest was the result of an undercover internet investigation in Pinellas County that begin in June.

Detectives identified a Rosenberry as  a potential suspect that was sharing child pornography videos online.

They obtained a search warrant and served it at Rosenberry's home on September 11.

Rosenberry admitted to the allegations. Rosenberry's computer was also found to contain downloaded material, which is currently under review.

Additional charges are pending.

Rosenberry was arrested and taken to the Pinellas County Jail.

He has been charged with 12 counts of Sexual Performance by a Child (Possession of Child Pornography). He worked for the Pinellas County Sheriff's Office from October of 1985 to November 2010.

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