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St. Johns County man arrested on suspicion of possessing child sex abuse images

Jeffrey Robert Cohn Jr., 31, arrested Wednesday, deputies say

Jeffrey Robert Cohn Jr.
Jeffrey Robert Cohn Jr.

ST. JOHNS COUNTY, Fla. – A St. Johns County man was arrested Wednesday on one count of a sexual performance by a child.

The St. Johns County Sheriff's Office said it began investigating last month after receiving information that Jeffrey Robert Cohn Jr., 31, had downloaded child sexual abuse images.

Deputies said during the execution of a search warrant on Nov. 17 at Cohn's home, a MacBook was located and seized. It was later found to have a video depicting the sexual abuse of a child, the Sheriff's Office said.

Cohn was arrested and booked into the the county jail on a $15,000 bail.

Deputies said additional charges are pending.


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