SCHENECTADY – A city man possessed and uploaded child pornography to the internet, state police said.
Lance E. Potter, 43, of Schenectady, was arrested Friday and charged with one count each of possessing and promoting a sexual performance by a child, felonies.
He was charged after a joint investigation showed that he possessed and uploaded the child pornography from his Schenectady residence. He was arrested after a search warrant was executed at his home, state police said.
The investigation was conducted by the state police and the Internet Crimes Against Children Taskforce in conjunction with the Department of Homeland Security and Schenectady Police Department, state police said.
Potter was arraigned and ordered held.