CH Police Department Arrest Man For Soliciting

Staff Reports

Chino –  A West Covina man was arrested on Thursday, October 27 for the illegal solicitation of pornographic photographs and videos of young girls.

Matthew Blanchard used various social media accounts to receive and ask for the images and videos. Detectives arrived at Blanchard’s residence with a search warrant and proceeded to confiscate the suspect’s electronic devices.

Blanchard’s booking photo is being released by Investigators as they believe more victims could be tied to the case.

Anyone with information regarding this incident, contact the Chino Hills PD at 909-364-2000. Anyone wishing to remain anonymous may call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-782-7463 or visit their website at http://www.wetip.com.