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Elmira man arrested for possessing child pornography

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ELMIRA, N.Y. (WETM)- An Elmira man is behind bars for possessing child pornography.  Jeffery Martin, 35, was arrested and charged with one count of promoting the sexual performance of a child.

New York State Police received a cyber tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children. 

A search warrant was obtained and Martin was taken into custody on June 28.

Martin remains in the Chemung County Jail on $50,000 bail and has a scheduled preliminary hearing scheduled today, July 3, in Elmira City Court at 1 p.m. 

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