Saginaw Man Arrested on Child Porn Charges

Police in Saginaw recently arrested a 66-year-old man for possessing child pornography.

Scott Ballien of Saginaw is accused of aggravated possession of child sexually abusive material, aggravated child sexually abusive activity and using a computer to commit a crime. Police began their investigation into Ballien when it was learned he was allegedly accessing the material on the internet. Digital evidence was seized from his home.

Ballien was arraigned September 7 and has a preliminary hearing September 20.