News

FBI: Child porn found on Josh Powell’s computer

FBI: Child porn found on Josh Powell’s computer

Photo: clipart.com

AP News

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah. – FBI documents say investigators found child pornography on Josh Powell’s computer at least 17 months before he killed his children and himself.

The Salt Lake Tribune reports that the documents show the FBI was investigating the disappearance of his wife, Susan Powell, as well as possession of child pornography.

Anne Bremner, an attorney for Susan Powell’s parents, said the family was never told the FBI was investigating Josh Powell for child pornography.

She said if the state of Washington’s Department of Social and Health Services had known about the suspected child pornography, it “never would have let him have those kids.”

Josh Powell ignited a fire that killed himself, 7-year-old Charlie and 5-year-old Braden at his rented home in Graham, Washington, on Feb. 5, 2012.

Recent Headlines

in Entertainment

Adam Sandler signs 4-year deal with Netflix

Fresh
adamsandler

The comedian and actor will star in and produce four films that will be shown exclusively on the video-streaming service.

in Music

Critics blast new Maroon 5 music video

Updated
animals

The band's gory music video for the new track "Animals" has been branded "sickening" by some critics.

in Entertainment, Weird

This is the best senior portrait ever

draven

A yearbook photo featuring a boy, his cat and the high school principal, her dog — and lasers.

in Entertainment

Catherine Zeta-Jones to play drug kingpin in new biopic

zetajones

The actress will play Griselda Blanco, the first and only woman to rise to the high ranks of Colombia's Medellin drug cartel.

in Music

Jay Z directing film about On The Run tour

beyonce

Rapper Jay Z is adding to his resume by reportedly directing a film about his On the Run tour with…