On Thursday, March 13 after receiving information about possible child pornography being found on a personal laptop computer, Polk County Sheriff’s Office detectives responded to the Bartow Library to meet with a family member of 61-year-old Homer Dewayne Rudd, 60, 4710 Hunt Rd. in Bartow.
The family member told detectives Rudd had been found viewing child pornography on the laptop and gave the laptop to detectives. With the laptop owner’s consent, a forensic examination was conducted and detectives identified two images of child pornography related to pre-pubescent girls between 4 and 7 years old.
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