Seminole man arrested on 10 counts of possession of child porn

Paul Marceau

SEMINOLE – Pinellas County Sheriff’s detectives arrested a 44-year-old Seminole man just before 10 a.m. Dec. 5 at his home on Valencia Avenue for possession child pornography.

Detectives with the Crimes Against Children Unit began an investigation in November 2017 after receiving information that Paul Marceau possessed child pornography. During the investigation, detectives were able to recover numerous images depicting child pornography from Marceau’s personal home computer.

Detectives say Marceau admitted he had the knowledge and capability of accessing and downloading, "movies" illegally on his computer but declined to speak with investigators further.

Marceau was booked into the county jail and charged with 10 counts of possession of child pornography. Bail was set at $1 million - $100,000 for each count.

Revised to add bail information.