Monroe teen taken into custody in child pornography investigation

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MONROE, Wis. — A Monroe teen was taken into custody after authorities searched his residence for child pornography Thursday morning.

Monroe police said they executed a search warrant on the 15-year-old’s residence in the 1000 block of 19th Avenue on the city’s east side around 7:30 a.m. Thursday.

Authorities said they seized an electronic device related to their investigation.

The 15-year-old was taken into custody and referred to juvenile authorities.