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Oroville man charged with possession of child pornography

Butte County Sheriff's Office charges Oroville man with possession of over 600 pictures of child pornography.

Posted: Feb 10, 2021 3:49 PM

OROVILLE, Calif. - An Oroville man was arrested after detectives found evidence that he downloaded over 600 images of child pornography, according to the Butte County Sheriff's Office.

In 2020, Butte County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) detectives began investigating 22-year-old Jesus Roblescruz of Oroville. Detectives put out a search warrant on a residence on the 3100 block of Columbia Ave. in Oroville on Feb. 3.

Detectives say they confiscated several electronic devices belonging to Roblescruz and located over 600 images of child pornography. Detectives also found evidence pointing to Roblescruz being the one who downloaded the child pornography.

Roblescruz was placed under arrest for a felony count of possessing over 600 images of child pornography. He was booked into the Butte County Jail and is scheduled to be arraigned at the Butte County Superior Court on Feb. 11.

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