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Tuesday 05/30/2017 5:04 PM - Possession of Child Pornography, Parole Violation

Contact: Tony Cipolla
Phone: (805) 781-4547
Type of Incident: Possession of Child Pornography, Parole Violation
Date and Time of Incident: 5-30-17, Approximately 9:00 AM
Place of Occurrence: 300 block of Tahiti Street, Morro Bay
Victim Information: N/A
Suspect Information: Jeremy Jacob Thom, 35, Morro Bay
Details of News Release: On 5-30-17, Detectives with the Sheriff's Sexual Assault Felony Enforcement (SAFE) team, Morro Bay Police Officers, and state Parole Officers conducted a compliance check at a residence in the 300 block of Tahiti Street in Morro Bay. A search of the residence discovered images of child pornography on the cellphone belonging to 35-year-old Jeremy Jacob Thom of Morro Bay. The images were of pre-pubescent children engaged in sexual acts. Thom is a convicted sex offender who was on parole for molesting a child under the age of 14. He was arrested for felony possession of child pornography and a felony parole violation and booked into County Jail.

Prepared By: tcipolla
Released: Tuesday 05/30/2017 5:05 PM