Man accused in child porn case appears in court

first_imgA Vancouver man accused of possessing nearly 100 images of child pornography on his cellphone appeared Tuesday in Clark County Superior Court.Loren J. Dyvig, 23, is facing five counts of first-degree possessing depictions of minors engaged in sexually explicit conduct, court records show.He was arrested in June 2017 in an unrelated case, and his cellphone was seized. A forensic analysis of the phone found that a Facebook profile and email address both reported to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in 2016 for uploading suspected child pornography belonged to him, according to an affidavit of probable cause.The Vancouver Police Department’s Digital Evidence Cybercrime Unit had been investigating the cybertips when Dyvig was arrested, the affidavit says.The search also found online bookmarks for child pornography sites, as well as 98 images depicting suspected child pornography, court records show.On Tuesday, Dyvig’s bail was set at $30,000. He will be arraigned April 6.last_img read more