Child Pornography arrest in Chico

Butte County Sheriff's Detectives arrested a Chico teenager on child pornography charges.

Posted: Jan 21, 2021 10:03 AM
Updated: Jan 21, 2021 10:21 AM

CHICO, CALIF. -  Butte County Sheriff's Detectives arrested a Chico teenager on child pornography charges.

 18-year-old Ethan Angelo of Chico was taken into custody Wednesday on charges of possessing more than 600 images of child pornography, unlawfully accessing a victim's electronic devise, and possession of methamphetamine.

Investigators made the arrest after a search of Angelo's home on Palm Avenue, in which a number of electronic devices were seized. They say the devices contained both images and videos containing child pornography.

Angelo posted bail and is scheduled to be arraigned in Butte County Superior Court on April 9, 2021.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Butte County Sheriff's Detective Mary Barker at (530) 538-7671.

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