BUFFALO, N.Y.—U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) Field Operations announced the arrest of a Canadian citizen who was found to be in possession of child pornography.
On March 13th, CBP officers working at the Peace Bridge in Buffalo, NY encountered 23-year-old Kenneth Arsenaeult-Lewis, a Canadian citizen from Toronto, Canada. Arsenaeult-Lewis was traveling on a commercial bus destined to Rochester, NY and indicated that he was traveling to visit his brother.
During secondary inspection, Arsenaeult-Lewis stated that he intended to stay in the United States for a short visit and then return back to Canada. The secondary inspection revealed that Arsenaeult-Lewis was in possession of suspected child pornography.
Arsenaeult-Lewis was subsequently arrested by CBP and turned over to the custody of Homeland Security Investigation (HSI) agents facing Federal charges under 18 USC 2252A(a)(1) for Transportation of Child Pornography