A 37-year-old man was arrested in Drama on Wednesday after more than 1,500 files containing child pornography were discovered in a hard disc drive in his residence.
Thessaloniki electronic crimes squad police traced the man's IP address and found that he was using a specialised internet child pornography file sharing programme.
A search of his residence in Drama turned up a hard disc drive with more than 1,500 files containing photographs and videos of children and adolescents in sexual acts.
The hard disc drive and a laptop found in the residence were confiscated
The 37-year-old will be led before a local prosecutor.