Iron Mountain man charged with possession of child sexually abusive material

May 14, 2021

IRON MOUNTAIN, MI--   An Iron Mountain man has been arrested in connection with child pornography charges.

The MSP Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force says Matthew Ance, 37, is charged with six counts of child sexually abusive material-aggravated possession and six counts of using a computer to commit a crime. He faces up to 10 years in prison for each count of possession and 20 years for each of the other charges.

A search of Ance’s Dickinson County residence was conducted. Multiple internet-capable devices and other evidence were seized.

Ance was arraigned in 95B District Court on Friday, May 7.