CEDAR GROVE, NJ - According to the Essex County Prosecutor's Office, a Cedar Grove resident was arrested on child pornography charges in early July.
Katherine Carter, Public Information Officer for the Prosecutor's Office, confirmed to TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove that Jonathan Trumble, 37, was arrested on July 2.
According to Carter, Trumble is charged with knowingly possessing and/or knowingly viewing less than 1,000 items depicting the sexual exploitation or abuse of a child less than 13, which is a 3rd degree crime. He is also charged with engaging in sexual conduct which could impair or debauch the morals of a child by engaging in sexually explicit communications and exchanging images with a 13 year old child, also a 3rd degree crime. Carter confirmed that the victim is a 13 year old girl.
TAPinto Verona/Cedar Grove will update this story if more infomation becomes available.