Breaking: Artist JUSTINIANO Arrested Child Porn Possession

JUSTINIANO Arrested for Child Porn

Josue Rivera, better known to comic book fans as the artist Justiniano, has been arrested on charges of first-degree possession of child pornography, according to the Connecticut Post.

The artist allegedly provided a thumb drive to the Luz de Paz funeral home that was supposed to contain images of a person for an upcoming funeral. Instead, when the funeral home employee looked at the files on the drive, he reportedly found thirty-three images of child pornography.

One of the pictures on the usb drive appears to be the defendants' niece, according to CT police.

Rivera's home computer was then taken by police, and they reportedly discovered 150 images and 3 videos containing child pornography.

Under his pen-name Justiniano, he most recently worked for DC Comics on an issue of Brave and the Bold, and a story in Doom Patrol. He was scheduled to appear at Wizard's Big Apple Comic-Con Spring Edition May 21-22, 2011.

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