Carteret County man arrested on 20 child porn charges

CARTERET COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) – An Eastern Carolina is facing 20 different child pornography charges after his arrest.

Johnathan McCall, of Peletier, was arrested a week ago by Carteret County deputies.

Deputies say the man’s arrest came after an undercover operation and a raid of the man’s home. During that raid, deputies say they seized evidence and equipment used in the crimes.

McCall was charged with 10 counts of second degree sexual exploitation of a minor (distribution of materials) and 10 counts of third degree sexual exploitation of a minor (possession of materials).

The 36-year-old man was jailed on a $350,000 secured bond.

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