CLEAR LAKE SHORES The tranquillity of this small north county community was disrupted during the weekend by a pair of raids and an arrest on Friday of a 70-year-old man on child pornography possession charges.

On Thursday, Clear Lake Shores police with the assistance of federal Department of Homeland Security authorities, searched a house in the 100 block of Queen Road. At the time, authorities would not reveal the nature of the investigation.

On Friday, authorities arrested Joe Witt Stewart, 70, on a charge of possession of child pornography. Stewart was released during the weekend on $20,000 bail.

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