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MUSCATINE — A Muscatine County man appeared Monday in U.S. District Court in Davenport on allegations of child pornography.

Adam Levi Jones Martin, of Wilton, was served a search warrant Monday of his home and vehicle, and was taken into custody. He remains in custody of the U.S. Marshals Service pending a detention hearing Wednesday afternoon.

According to court documents:

Dropbox submitted tips Aug. 2, 2018, and Oct. 11, 2018, to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children based on records that in March and May of 2017, a user named "Adam Jones" had uploaded and possessed more than 1,000 image and video files of child pornography. The files depicted prepubescent boys and girls, the youngest being three months old, engaging in sexual activity with adults and with other children.

Administrative subpoenas were served Aug. 28, 2018, to Dropbox and Google for information on the accounts believed to be Martin's. Dropbox identified the user as "Adam Jones" with a Gmail email address and revealed the account was disabled. Google responded Sept. 11, 2018, identifying the email address belonged to "Adam Jones" and gave an associated phone number and Hotmail email address.

Subpoenas were also served in September to Aureon Network Services for information pertaining to a Dropbox Login IP address, and Verizon for information on a telephone number provided by Google.

Martin was home during the search Monday, along with his elderly mother and 10-year old niece, whom he supports. Six cellphones and laptop computers were seized and determined to be Martin's in a following interview with Martin providing pass codes to the devices. A cellphone owned and operated by Martin contained more than 1,000 images of child pornography.

Martin admitted to viewing and possessing child pornography including images depicting infants during a non-custodial interview with detectives.

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