Courts: Utah man faces 15 felony counts of sexual exploitation of a minor


SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – A Utah man has been charged after police say they found nearly 25,000 images of child pornography on his electronic devices.

Billy Trujillo, 46, was charged on May 21 in Utah’s 3rd District Court with 15 second-degree felony counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.

Documents state the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) received two separate cybertip reports on February 20 reporting someone had uploaded files of suspected child pornography.

The email address associated with the user’s account was “,” later identified as belonging to Trujillo.

Agents with the ICAC task force executed a search warrant on his apartment in West Valley City.

Trujillo was not home but agents located him at work, where he requested an attorney and refused to be interviewed.

During a search of the home, police discovered SD cards by his bed which contained over 3,000 images of child pornography. Agents additionally discovered over 20,000 additional images and videos of child pornography on his laptop.

In all, its reported he had nearly 25,000 images stored on his electronics.

This report is based on a police report and may not contain the full details or findings. 

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