From The Tribune staff reports
GARDENDALE — A Gardendale man was charged with 36 counts of child porn possession after being arrested on Tuesday, February 22.
According to Carol Robinson at AL.com, 34-year-old Dustin Van Faulkner was found with multiple videos depicting children under the age of 17 engaged in sex acts in December 2021 and January 2022. His bond has been set at $630,000.
Faulkner is being held at the Jefferson County Jail, and his first court appearance is scheduled for Thursday, February 24.
The Alabama Attorney General’s Office investigated the case.
The story will be updated when more information is available.