The Marion County Sheriff’s Office received tips that Zittel was uploading files containing child sexual abuse material and subsequently searched his home in Ocala, Florida.
During their search, detectives found numerous printed photographs of pornography in both Zittel’s office and bedroom, and also found a printer that showed signs of heavy use.
The investigators confiscated over 220,000 printed images, weighing over 2,600 pounds.
Zittel has been booked into the Marion County Jail on a $250,000 bond and is facing 25 criminal charges.
According to Ocala-News.com, Paul Zittel’s court date is set for March 28.
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