Orlando man arrested for child pornography

ORLANDO - The Florida Department of Law Enforcement Orlando Regional Operations Center arrested Paul Michael Baron, 66, of Orlando on multiple counts of possession of child pornography, a third degree felony.

Baron became a suspect during an undercover operation by FDLE’s Cyber/High-Tech Crime Squad after agents were able to trace images that had been downloaded online back to Baron’s home computer.  A search warrant was executed at Baron’s residence located at 3150 Tall Timber Drive, Orlando.  During a search of Baron’s residence, agents located multiple computers and mass media devices containing several hundred images of child pornography. 
Baron was booked into the Orange County Jail and is being held on $10,000.00 bond.  This case will be prosecuted by the Office of the State Attorney, Ninth Judicial Circuit.
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For Further Information Contact:
Gretl Plessinger or Keith Kameg
FDLE Office of Public Information
(850) 410-7001