Alex Abreu

Alex Abreu of Joliet

A Joliet man was arrested for Possession of Child Pornography in Joliet on Tuesday.

According to Illinois State Police officials, 32-year-old Alex Abreu was arrested for Class 2 felony Possession of Child Pornography following the execution of a search warrant.

Officials say the search warrant was pursuant to a tip received alleging files containing child pornography were uploaded to social media accounts.

During the execution of the warrant, ISP investigators came in contact with Abreu and arrested him.

Officials say additional charges are pending further investigation.

Abreu was transported to the Will County Jail for booking.