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Two men arrested for child pornography and drugs

Posted at 7:27 PM, Apr 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-30 19:27:34-04

FORT MYERS, Fla. ---- Fort Myers Police Department's Criminal Intelligence Unit, along with multiple agencies, arrested two suspects for child pornography and drugs. 

On Monday investigators secured a search warrant for a residence located at the 4400 Ballard Road in Fort Myers. Once inside the residence, investigators found Ovidio Xec Pablo, 26, and Francisco Mejia Hernandez, 20, and placed them under arrest.

According to a Fort Myers Police arrest report, Pablo was arrested on 5 counts of possession of materials depicting the sexual performance of a child and 2 counts of transmission of materials depicting the sexual performance of a child. 

Hernandez was arrested on 1 count of possession of cocaine and 1 count of possession of marijuana under 20 grams. 

Other occupants were found in the home and was taken into custody by Homeland Security Investigations and charged with illegal immigration and are pending deportation.