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Fire Prompts Child Porn Investigation

Posted December 29, 2006

— A Durham man was arrested because of what firefighters found at an early morning fire.

Firefighters responding to a fire at 1016 Broad St. at 1:30 a.m. found a photo album inside the residence that contained pictures of girls age 8 and younger in sexually explicit poses, authorities said.

John William Overman, who lives in the house, was charged with third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, authorities said.

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  • deerslayer Dec 30, 2006

    He should join Saddam....

  • narck9 Dec 30, 2006

    These are the types of people that do not belong on this Earth.

  • kittnkboodle Dec 29, 2006