By WECT Staff | July 15, 2020 at 7:27 PM EDT – Updated July 15 at 7:30 PM
SURF CITY, N.C. (WECT) – A man has been charged with 12 counts of second-degree and 12 counts of third-degree sexual exploitation of a minor by the Surf City Police Department on Wednesday.
Detectives opened an investigation after information was received indicating Brandon Gil was in possession of child pornography.
The three-month-long investigation led to the arrest of Gil who is now in the Pender County jail with a $400,000 secured bond.
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