NEWPORT— The Newport Police Department is investigating a child pornography incident where an explicit photo of a child was uploaded to the internet.
On Tuesday, Captain Detective Jason Ramsey was contacted by a City of Morristown detective about an explicit photo of a small female child.
The detective advised that the National Center of Missing and Exploited Children intercepted a photo on a social media account of a female child who was nude from the waist down and lying on a blue sheet.
According to the report, investigators learned the photo was uploaded from a residence within the Newport City limits.
The incident is under investigation.