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Child Porn Found On Homeowner's Computer, Milford Police Say

Dean Barber
Dean Barber Photo Credit: Milford Police Department

A 59-year-old area man was nabbed for distributing child pornography following a three-month investigation.

The pornography was uncovered on June 19, when the Milford Police Department Computer Crimes Unit located an IP address in Milford that was downloading and distributing child pornography, the Police Department said.

An investigation revealed the source IP address originated from the home of Dean Barber of Milford, police said.

A search warrant was obtained and executed on the address and during the search, officers found 488 video files containing child pornography on his computer, police said.

Barber was arrested Thursday, Sept. 20, and charged with possession of child pornography, police said.

He was released on a promise to appear in Milford Court on Oct. 16.

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