Following an investigation by members of the Polk County Sheriff's Office Computer Crimes Unit, a Lakeland man was charged with 300 counts of Possession of Child Pornography.
Leroy Clifford Tallent, DOB 5/13/61, of 6535 Fernwood Drive in Lakeland, was arrested on Thursday, Jan. 30, 2003, and charged with 300 counts of Possession of Sexual Performance by a Child.
During a Sheriff's Office investigation, detectives discovered 300 images of child pornography on the suspect's computer.
The bond amount for the 300 counts of Child Pornography is set at $300,000 ($1,000 per charge). The investigation is continuing.
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