On September 30, 2019, the Lebanon Police Department Detective Bureau developed information regarding a subject that was in possession of child sexual abuse images.
An investigation was immediately launched. On October 3, 2019, a search warrant was served at a Seminary Hill residence in Lebanon, NH relating to this investigation. Several electronic devices were seized from the residence. The investigation resulted in the arrest of Brent Barrett, age 38, of West Lebanon, NH.
Barrett was charged with Possession of Child Sexual Abuse Images, a Class A Felony. Barrett was held in preventative detention and will be arraigned on October 4, 2019 in the Grafton County Superior Court.
Authorized by: Deputy Chief Phillip J. Roberts