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A Taylorville man has been arrested on multiple counts of possession of child pornography charges. 44-year-old Michael P. Shilling was arrested Monday afternoon and has been charged with seven counts of child pornography possession. Bond has been set at $100,000.


Taylorville Police Chief Brian Hile said the investigation came about and was executed quickly.



Schilling returned home during the execution of the search and was taken into custody without incident. Schilling could face two to five years in prison on each count if convicted.

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