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Lynchburg man facing child pornography charges

Published On: Aug 23 2013 11:31:49 AM EDT
Phillip Armentrout



A Lynchburg man is facing child pornography charges.

Phillip Armentrout was arrested Aug. 19. He is charged with four counts of possession of child pornography. He is being held without bond until a bond hearing at 2 p.m. Friday in Lynchburg General District Court.

Armentrout was developed as a suspect by the Southern Virginia ICAC Task Force during an investigation into online child pornography sharing. It’s not clear if he will face more charges.