For Immediate Release - July 09, 2013

Cahalan arraigned on child pornography charges

A Lee man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on pornography charges.  43 year old MICHAEL CAHALAN (95 Theresa Terrace) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

CAHALAN had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of DISSEMINATION OF VISUAL MATERIAL OF A CHILD IN A STATE OF NUDITY OR SEXUAL CONDUCT and three (3) counts of KNOWINGLY POSSESSING VISUAL MATERIAL OF A CHILD DEPICTED IN SEXUAL CONDUCT.  Judge Agostini released him on personal recognizance. 

The incidents are alleged to have occurred in Lee between January 13, 2013 and February 11, 2013. 

The investigation was conducted by state police detectives assigned to the District Attorney’s Office and the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.