PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WMBB) — A Panama City man was arrested and charged with possession of child porn.

Victor Bossen, 19, was charged with 24 counts of child pornography and soliciting sexual conduct from a minor.

According to the Panama City Police Department, Bossen was in possession of sexually explicit pictures and video of a Wisconsin girl and threatened to blackmail her.

The child’s family contacted Wisconsin authorities and showed the text messages from Bossen on the girl’s cell phone.

On Friday, Panama City police investigators detectives searched Bossen’s phone and found 15 videos and nine images of the girl.

He was booked into the Bay County Jail.

Anyone having information in this case is urged to call the Panama City Police Department at
850-872-3100, or they can report tips anonymously via smartphone by downloading the
“Panama City PD” Tip411 app from the iOS or Google Play stores.