Raleigh man arrested after months-long child porn investigation

February 26, 2019 GMT

A Raleigh man is facing charges related to child pornography.

The Wake County Sheriff’s Office announced Monday that Stephan Ray Grimes, 44, is charged with six counts of second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.

While officials were searching Grimes’ home, he admitted to receiving online images of child pornography. According to officials, investigators gathered “numerous” computers and electronic devices from the home and found pornographic images of children on some.

Officials began investigating Grimes’ illegal online activity in October.

Grimes wad being held Monday under a $1 million secured bond.