Two men from Grand Falls, N.B., have each been charged in connection with a recent investigation into images of child sexual abuse on the internet.
On February 26, 2019, as a result of information received by the New Brunswick RCMP's Internet Child Exploitation Unit, a search warrant was executed at a residence on Poitras Street in Grand Falls. Police seized several electronic devices.
Fourty-year-old Brock Tardif and 34-year-old Jimmy Dube were each charged with one count of possessing child pornography. They are scheduled to appear in Edmundston Provincial Court on March 3, 2020, at 9:30 a.m., to enter a plea.
The New Brunswick RCMP's Internet Child Exploitation (ICE) Unit, which includes members from the Saint John Police Force and the Kennebecasis Regional Police Force, along with RCMP Digital Forensic Services Unit and the Grand Falls Town Police were involved in the investigation.