Man charged in Fishkill for possession of child pornography

Jared McClain

On Wednesday, March 6, State Police arrested Jared A. McLain, 32, of Wappinger, for four counts of Possession of a Sexual Performance by a Child, a class E felony, and two counts of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th degree, a class A misdemeanor.

Investigation by the Wappinger Bureau of Criminal Investigation and Troop K Computer Crimes Unit led to a search warrant granted by the Dutchess County Supreme Court. The search warrant resulted in the seizure of child pornography.

Illegal metal knuckles, and a baton were also found at the residence.


McLain was arraigned before the town of Fishkill Court, and remanded by the Honorable Judge Epstein to the Dutchess County Jail in lieu of $5,000 cash bail or $10,000 secure bond. McLain is next scheduled to appear before the village of Fishkill Court on March 11 at 2:00 p.m.