Abilene man accused of possession of child porn evaluated in San Angelo

An Abilene man listed in the Tom Green County jail bookings and releases was in San Angelo to be evaluated by a medical facility, according to the Abilene Police Department’s public information office. John Anthony Brown, 65, is shown to have been booked into the Tom Green County Jail at 12:56 p.m. Feb. 28 on a charge of possession of child pornography. Records show he was released to another agency on Feb. 28.

A statement from APD Public Information Coordinator, Rick Tomlin, said “The Abilene Police Department is working on a case against Mr. Brown for possession of child pornography. He was transported to a San Angelo hospital from Abilene for evaluation. Tom Green assisted us after his evaluation was complete and was transported back to Abilene.”

Tomlin said the case continues to be an open investigation and will be forwarded to the District Attorney’s office in Abilene for consideration.