HCSO High Tech Crimes Unit
Charge Man In Possession Of Child Pornography
On March 2nd, 2017, the Harris county Sheriff’s Office
High Tech Crimes Unit executed a search warrant in the 9800 block of FM 1960
Bypass West, Harris County Texas in relation to the possession and
distribution of child pornography based on information obtained from the National
Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
During the search warrant execution investigators spoke with Joshua Fairchild
who admitted he had been looking for images of child sexual assault.
The suspect admitted to using his phone to search for and download images of
child sexual assault.
After a forensics examination of the suspect’s cell phone numerous images of
child sexual assault were recovered and three charges of Possession of Child
pornography were accepted by the Harris County District Attorney’s Office.
Court appearance 183rd District Court
3rd Degree Felony