An NYPD officer has been arrested for the possession of child pornography, with some of the images depicting children as young as eight.
John Telesca, 37, was arrested at his Port Chester home Thursday. He reportedly was a patrol officer assigned to the Bronx, serving in the 52nd Precinct. The officer reportedly had at least 60 images depicting nude children that were found on his devices and through images shared via email.
Telesca faces charges of both promoting and possessing obscene sexual performances by a child and has been suspended without pay.