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'Glee' actor Mark Salling released on bail after child porn arrest

Published: Tuesday, December 29, 2016 @ 2:03 PM
Updated: Wednesday, December 30, 2016 @ 8:42 AM
By: Cox Media Group National Content Desk

The Associated Press contributed to this report.

KTLA reports that actor Mark Salling has been arrested after being accused of possession of child pornography.

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LAPD Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force Unit served a search warrant to the 33-year-old actor at his Los Angeles home.

Police Officer Tony Im said the actor was taken into custody Tuesday after the warrant was served.

Inmate records through a search on the Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department website show Salling was charged with a felony and held on $20,000 bail.

He was released at 2:26 p.m Tuesday.

Salling has a court date Jan. 22.

Salling is best known for his role as Noah “Puck” Puckerman on the television series “Glee.”