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Wednesday, December 30, 2015

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Mark Salling Arrested for Possession of Child Porn NR15935jk

Los Angeles: Los Angeles Police Department Internet Crimes against Children detectives and special agents from Homeland Security have arrested 33-year-old Mark Wayne Salling for 311.11(A)PC.

Yesterday, investigators executed a search warrant in the 9900 block of Helen Avenue after receiving a tip that he was in possession of child pornography. Images and video of child pornography were recovered on Salling's electronic media devices.

Salling was booked at LAPD, Metropolitan Detention Center, with bail set at $20,000.00.

Anyone with additional information is urged to call Lt. Grossman, LAPD ICAC at (562) 624-4027. During non-business hours or on weekends, calls should be directed to 1-877-LAPD-24-7 (877-527-3247). Anyone wishing to remain anonymous should call Crime Stoppers at 800-222-TIPS (800-222-8477). Tipsters may also contact Crime Stoppers by texting to phone number 274637 (C-R-I-M-E-S on most keypads) with a cell phone. All text messages should begin with the letters "LAPD." Tipsters may also go to, click on "webtips" and follow the prompts.