On October 15, 2014 at approximately 3:50 pm, a 72-year-old male was arrested in the 19400 block of 194th Ave, Woodinville WA for being in possession of child pornography. The suspect dropped off his computer to be repaired at a Kirkland repair center and the computer technician found what they believed to be photos of child pornography on the computer’s hard drive. The technician contacted the Kirkland Police Department to report their findings and the case was turned over to our Investigation Division. The identified male suspect is a substitute teacher for the Northshore School District. Detectives obtained search and arrest warrants to collect evidence and make the above listed arrest.
The case is be investigated by the Kirkland Police Department Investigation Division and the Homeland Security Investigations.