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A House NCO adviser was arrested Wednesday for child p*rnography, police said.
Stefan Bieret, 41, was charged with 10 felonies of possession of child p*rnography material after officers obtained a search warrant at his home in Burke, Virginia, Fairfax County police said.
The Assistant to the House Sergeant at Arms was arrested and charged with 10 felony counts of child p*rnography. Yes… this is true.
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The National Center for Missing & Exploited Children had previously received a report of an illegal image uploaded to an owner-owned Dropbox account in Fairfax County, police said.
Investigators opened an investigation in August and issued a search warrant against Dropbox containing images of child s*xual abuse, police said.
Bieret was eventually identified as the account holder and “other” electronic devices were collected from his home. He was being held in the Fairfax County Adult Detention Center with no obligation, Virginia police said.
A website tracking Capitol Hill staff listed Bieret as program director and senior assistant to the sergeant of arms, or as chief of law enforcement in the House of Commons.
Sergeant William J. Walker of the House of Arms office did not immediately respond to a message from the Post Friday afternoon asking for comment.
Fairfax County Police said an investigation into digital evidence found at the Bieret home is ongoing and that prosecutors have been consulted on new allegations.
Bieret is expected to appear in court on November 22, according to RollCall.com. The Secretary of Congress also previously worked in a civilian capacity for the United States Capitol Police in the Office of Security Services office from April 2019 to September 2020, the website reported.
Bieret is known as a Capitol Hill staple, according to Jake Sherman of Punchbowl News.
“Those who know the Capitol will know Stefan very well,” Sherman tweeted on Friday. “If you’re a regular at the Capitol, you’ll have seen that face.”