Crime & Courts

Charlotte man faces child porn charges

A 23-year-old Charlotte man was arrested Tuesday in a child pornography case, according to Charlotte-Mecklenburg police.

David Lee Young II was arrested after detectives and agents with Homeland Security executed a search warrant at his home. The arrest followed an investigation by local and federal authorities, police said.

Investigators said they found digital evidence of child pornography during the search of Young’s house.

He was charged with five counts of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Crime Stoppers, 704-334-1600.