Pea Ridge Man Arrested In Child Porn Case

Posted on: 2:23 pm, October 30, 2013, by

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A Pea Ridge man was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of child pornography charges after an extensive investigation by the Bentonville Police Department.

Roy Gene Landis, 54, was booked into the Benton County Jail at 11:28 a.m. and faces a felony charge of possessing child pornography, according to the Benton County Sheriff’s Office. He remains in jail awaiting a bond hearing.

An investigation into Landis ended with detectives seizing the man’s computer. They later found 40 images and two videos of child pornography on the computer, according to the Bentonville Police Department.