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Etowah County man arrested for possession of child pornography

The Etowah County Sheriff's Office found child pornography on a cell phone and seized a computer from the home.

Posted: Aug 16, 2018 3:58 PM

The Etowah County Sheriff's Office arrested a man for child pornography after an acquaintance tipped them off.

The office executed a search warrant at the home of Bryon Matthew Sharit, 44. Child pornography was found on his cell phone and a laptop computer was taken from the home during the search.

Sharit was arrested on August 15th and charged with 10 counts of possession of child pornography. He is being held at the Etowah County Detention Center on a $100,000 cash bond.

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