GLOVERSVILLE – A Gloversville man has been arrested, accused of possessing child pornography, New York State Police said.
Derrick C. Phillips Jr., 31, was arrested Friday and charged with one count of criminal possession of a sexual performance by a child, a felony.
Phillips is accused of possessing images consistent with child sexual exploitation via the internet and social media, police said.
His arrest followed an investigation stemming from a cyber tip received through the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.
Phillips was arraigned and released to return to court later.