The Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office conducted an investigation in Valrico, Fla., a Tampa Bay-area suburb in east Hillsborough County, and arrested Timothy Paul Heintzel, 31, at his home located at 2749 Abbey Grove Drive.
Initially commenced a month ago, the HCSO Internet Predator Unit began investigating Heintzel and, upon serving a warrant at his home, discovered 30 counts of child pornography in his home.
According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office public information office press release, children as young as three were "engaged in sexual activities or lewd positions." Each of the 30 counts were observed in Heintzel's computer by HCSO investigators.
HCSO deputies transported Heintzel to Orient Road Jail where he is being held on $225,000. bond.