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Sixth Ottawa man charged in child pornography investigation turns himself in

More than 20 charges were laid against local suspects in a province-wide child porn bust.
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Ottawa Police Service headquarters on Elgin Street. Mike Vlasveld/ OttawaMatters

The Ottawa Police Service has arrested the sixth man, facing child porn-related offences, after a province-wide investigation. 

James Hodges, 42, turned himself over to police Thursday morning.

Five other Ottawa men, ranging in ages from 21 to 75 have also been charged.

Across the province, 551 charges were laid against 122 people, while police identified 55 victims sexual exploitation, including two in Ottawa. 

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