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Carol Stream man faces child porn charges

Published: Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014 10:54 a.m. CDT • Updated: Tuesday, July 29, 2014 9:49 p.m. CDT
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Christopher Gatti, 21, of Carol Steam was arrested and charged with three felony counts of aggravated possession of child pornography on Friday.

CAROL STREAM – The Carol Stream Police Department announced that it concluded a month long investigation into child pornography with the arrest of Christopher C. Gatti, 21, of the 500 block of Chippewa Trail, according to a news release.

A Wheaton detective first initiated the investigation when he became aware of possible criminal activity occurring at the man's residence. Carol Stream police later obtaining a search warrant at Gatti’s residence. 

On Friday, the Carol Stream Police Department along with DuPage County Sheriff’s detectives, and Wheaton police detectives executed a search warrant at Gatti’s home. Computer equipment and evidence of child pornography were seized. 

Gatti was arrested and charged with three felony counts of aggravated possession of child pornography, since the children depicted were under 13 years of age. 

For further information contact Tom Miller at the Carol Steam Police Department at 630-871-6324, or at tmiller@carolstream.org.

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