Mount Horeb man arrested and charged with possessing child pornography
In December 2020, the Mount Horeb Police Department was notified of possible child pornography possession in the Village of Mount Horeb.
An investigation into the information led to a search warrant being issued and executed on February 17 in the 100 block of Ridge Drive. The suspect, Matthew B. Jones, was taken into custody at the residence. Several electronic devices were taken as evidence for future analysis.
Jones was booked into jail on a charge of Possession of Child Pornography in violation of Wisconsin State Statute 948.12(1m)
The Mount Horeb Police Department was assisted by Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation and Dane County Sheriff’s Office.