35-year-old Joseph Gibson, of Lisbon Falls, was arrested this morning, Dec. 11, as part of an on-line child exploitation investigation.

From the Maine State Police:

On Monday, December 11, 2023, at approximately 8:00 am, the Maine State Police Computer Crimes Unit along with the Lisbon Police Department and agents from Homeland Security Investigations executed a search warrant at 6 Ridge Road in Lisbon Falls regarding an on-line child exploitation investigation. Evidence was found on scene and 35-year-old Joseph Gibson, a resident of the home, was taken into custody on charges of Dissemination of Sexually Explicit Material, a class A felony and Possession of Sexually Explicit Material under 12 years of age, a class C felony. Out of an abundance of caution there was a soft lockdown at the nearby school as well as a short road closure. There is no threat to the public or the school.

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