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Man arrested for having child porn on phone

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NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) -

Police arrested a man early this morning for having child pornography on his cell phone.

Charles Brown allegedly had an app on his phone that hid files from others.

Police said there were videos of children as young as 12 on his phone.

Police had an idea the suspect had illegal porn on his phone. They tracked him using keywords like teen online.

When police examined Brown's phone, they found he had downloaded an app named Keepsafe, which requires a pass code to access hidden files.

Police said when they unlocked Brown's phone, they found a couple of videos of teens and links to teen pornography websites.

He was charged with sexual exploitation of a minor. Police said Brown admitted to knowing he had the porn and sites on his phone.

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