PATRICK COUNTY, VA – A 29-year-old Stuart man is facing charges of possession of and distribution of child pornography.
Scottie Andrew Cassell II, of Jeb Stuart Highway, was arrested during the execution of a Wednesday morning search warrant at his home.
Investigators said they received a cyber tip from the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force program about an email allegedly containing video of child pornography was intercepted.
After numerous digital search warrants, Cassell was developed as the suspect sending the video, according to authorities.
Cassell is in the Patrick County Jail under a $5,000 secured bond.
This investigation is ongoing and anyone having information is asked to call Investigator Jason Kruse at 276-692-5123.