Lansing man arrested on child pornography charges

Michigan State Police
Michigan State Police(WILX)
Published: May. 17, 2022 at 3:17 PM EDT
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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - A 27-year-old man from Lansing was taken into police custody on suspicion of possession of child pornography.

According to authorities, Ruben Guillen-Cortez Jr. was arrested following an investigation in which evidence was seized from his home. Police said the investigation began when Michigan State Police became aware that Guillen-Cortez was reportedly viewing files of child sexually abusive material on the internet.

Guillen-Cortez was charged Friday on one count of aggravated possession child sexually abusive material and one count of using a computer to commit a crime.

If you have information regarding possible child sexual exploitation, report it to the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children’s CyberTipLine here.

The Michigan Sexual Assault Hotline offers anonymous assistance and support without judgement. It can be reached at 855-864-2374.

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