Arkansas Clown Arrested on Child Porn Charge

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Ft. SMITH, AR — A professional clown in the River Valley, Arkansas was arrested on child pornography charges Wednesday morning in Fort Smith, according to police.

Thomas Harold Morgan, 47, who bills himself as “Sondance the Clown,” was arrested on charges of distributing, possessing, or viewing child porn. Through an online investigation, the Fort Smith Police Department’s computer forensic team was able to detect someone at a residence in the 500 block of S. 20th was downloading the images through a well-known, internet file-sharing network, according to police.

 

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Investigators obtained a search warrant for Morgan’s residence. Several items of digital media were seized, police say. A full analysis of all the media will take several weeks, according to police.

According to Morgan’s website, he performs at parties and events in the area. He claims his educational background is in childhood development.