Lovington Man Arrested on Child Pornography Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

A Lovington man is behind bars facing charges of child pornography.

23-year-old Edgar Zarate was arrested after investigators found numerous items of child porn in his home.

This is a case they've been working on for about a month.

The State Police Online Predator Unit and the Lovington Police Department served a search warrant and uncovered the evidence in his house.

Zarate is in the Lea County Detention Center on a $60,000 bond.