Man arrested on child pornography charges in Aiken County

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A North Augusta man is facing charges after investigators found child pornography videos in his possession.

18 year old Matthew Tant was charged with 20 counts of sexual exploitation of a minor. Investigators received a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children which led them to Tant.

Tant was arrested on March 26th and booked into the Aiken County Detention Center.

The case will be prosecuted by the Attorney General’s Office.

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