Jonesboro man faces child pornography charge, bond set

Jonesboro man faces child pornography charge, bond set

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - A suspect in a child pornography case appeared in district court Wednesday for a probable cause hearing.

Court documents reveal that officers with the Jonesboro Police Department found two files on a computer belonging to Shawn Christopher Perrine, 43, of Jonesboro depicting sex acts involving what appeared to be young boys.

While conducting a search warrant at Perrine's apartment, officers also found a loaded pistol and a large amount of drug paraphernalia.

In a subsequent interview, Perrine admitted to downloading and possessing child porn on his bedroom computer. He was arrested on Tuesday.

Perrine's bond was set at $5000 and he is currently in the Craighead County Jail.

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