MANATEE -- A 26-year-old man was arrested Wednesday after detectives found child pornography on his computer, according to the Manatee County Sheriff's Office.
Eric Boykin was arrested about 1 p.m. at his residence in the 6700 block of Ellenton Gillette Road after investigators executed a search warrant and found eight child pornography videos on his computer, according to a news release.
"The videos depicted sexual activity involving children as young as 4 years old, the release states.
The sheriff's office said it used "investigative techniques" to determine that child pornography was being downloaded to a computer at Boykin's residence.
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Boykin faces eight counts of possession of child pornography, according to the sheriff's office.
Booking information for Boykin was not yet available on the Manatee County jail website.