Man Charged With 25 Counts of Child Pornography

Christopher Casey Hart arrested in Vero Beach, Florida.
Christopher Casey Hart arrested in Vero Beach, Florida.

Detectives arrested a man Monday during a child exploitation investigation that led to 25 counts of child pornography, according to the Indian River County Sheriff’s Office.

Christopher Hart, 32, of Vero Beach, told investigators that he had been looking at pornography of children around the age of 8-years-old, the report said.

Hart also stated that he would look at pornography for about three hours a day on his cell phone. Hart told investigators that he struggles with pornography addiction, according to the arrest affidavit.

Investigators found several images on Hart’s phone of male and female children of ages 1, 3, 4, 5, 6, and 8. Overall, more than 600 images were seized.

Hart is currently being held at the Indian River County Jail on $250,000 bond.

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Andy Hodges grew up in Jupiter, Florida where he began his career in radio and TV broadcasting for over 12 years. He would make a career change to computer programming. Andy spent seven years working for tech companies in Atlanta before moving to Indian River County in 2002. He returned to the news sector in 2005 as a writer. Andy joined Sebastian Daily in 2016 as our editor in chief.