A family dentist in Florida has been charged with four counts of felony child pornography after a Florida man discovered child pornography on his laptop.
The Lakeland County Sheriff’s Office says 38-year-old James Cavanaugh admitted to viewing child pornography while working at the dental practice in Lakeland, Florida.
Deputies say he also admitted to having a child pornography video of himself with a minor.
Cavanaugh has been arrested and charged with five counts of child pornography.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement has started an investigation into the Lakewood Flats’ dental practice, and deputies say they have not determined the identities of the victims.
Lakeland Flat is a family dental practice.
The owners are Dr. Michael Denton and his wife, Barbara.
They also own a private practice in West Palm Beach, Florida that specializes in orthodontics.
Deputy Steve McDaniel says the investigation is ongoing.
He says investigators will continue to look into whether the Dentons violated any laws.
We’ll update this story as more information becomes available.