On Friday, March 18, Brian T. McKay, 35, of Salem was arrested and charged with 23 felony counts of possession of child pornography. The arrest is directly tied to an ongoing child pornography investigation that is being conducted by the Salem Police Department.
Salem Police Detectives, with assistance from the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, have determined that the digital photographs in question in this investigation were viewed and stored at McKay’s residence in the 2200 block of Bailey Avenue in Salem. The photographs appear to contain images of juveniles under the age of 18.
McKay is being held without bond in the Roanoke County/Salem Jail. The investigation is ongoing.