Deputies: Child porn found on Ellenton man's computer

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Posted: Wednesday, January 23, 2013 3:12 pm | Updated: 9:06 pm, Sat Mar 29, 2014.

ELLENTON, FL. - An Ellenton man is arrested after child pornography is found in his computer.

It happened Wednesday around 1pm at a home on the 6700 block of Ellenton Gillette Road.

According to the Manatee County Sheriff’s Office, after an investigation it was learned that child pornography was being downloaded to a computer at the above address.

A search warrant was obtained and served and multiple computer devices were seized. A forensic examination was completed on 26-year-old Eric Boykin’s computer and 8 videos of child pornography were found. The videos depicted sexual activity involving children as young as 4-years-old.

Boykin was arrested and charged with 8 counts of possession of child pornography.

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