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Scranton man accused of sexually assaulting child

Police were tipped off by pictures circulating on social media.
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LACKAWANNA COUNTY, Pa. — A man is locked up on child porn charges in Lackawanna County.

Carbondale Police arrested Christopher Grant of Scranton.

Officers say they were investigating the death of an infant at a home in Simpson earlier this month when they uncovered information that Grant was sexually assaulting a 7-year-old girl.

Police say that lead them inappropriate pictures of Grant and the victim circulating on social media.

Grant faces seven felony charges.