Surf City PD files multiple charges against a man for sexual exploitation of a minor

Surf City PD files multiple charges against a man for sexual exploitation of a minor
Multiple charges filed against man by Surf City PD for sexual exploitation of a minor (Source: Pender County Sheriff's Office)

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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