Muncie Man Arrested for Child Pornography

Muncie Man Arrested for Child Pornography


Yesterday (3/12) about 9 a.m. the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, which includes members of the Indiana State Police and Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department, served a search warrant on a residence at 1201 So. Hoyt Ave. in Muncie as part of an ongoing investigation.

Indiana State Police SWAT also assisted in the warrant service.

As a result of the search warrant and ongoing investigation, Scott M. Dodd, age 29, was arrested and charged with 5 counts of Level 5 Felony Possession of Child Pornography; five counts of Level 6 Felony Possession of Child Pornography and one count of Level 6 Felony Possession of Methamphetamine.

The Level 5 Felony child pornography charges stem from images and videos found in the home of alleged children under the age of 12.  Dodd was lodged in the Delaware County Jail.

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Tips can be made and kept anonymous.