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Over 300 images of child porn found on hard drive, Lancaster man arrested

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Scot Sturtevaut

A Lancaster man was arrested Thursday after investigators found over 300 images of child pornography on a broken hard drive, according to East Hempfield Township Police.  Scot Sturtevant, 51, is facing felony charges of sexual abuse of children.

Police began investigating Sturtevant after a computer repairman discovered child porn on a broken hard drive in the spring of 2012. Authorities say Sturtevant gave the  hard drive to a friend saying he could to keep it if he was able to get it repaired.

Investigators uncovered 380 images of child pornography and candid photographs of Sturtevant.

He was arraigned and taken to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $20,000.