New York :
NY State Police searched her home
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Danny Shanahan, cartoonist famous for his work on the legendary magazine The New Yorker, was arrested Wednesday on child pornography charges, the state police said.
Shanahan (64), a resident of Rhinebeck, was charged with possession of a sexual material involving a minor. Child pornography was allegedly found On your computer after local police obtained a warrant to search her, reported Daily Voice.
Police did not say what prompted the investigation or provide details about the case. Shanahan, whose last work appeared in the magazine in February, is due to return to court on January 20.
The cartoonist has not commented. At the beginning of this year, his son Render Stetson Shanahan was sentenced to between 5 and 15 years in prison for brutal stabbing death in 2016 from Carolyn Bush, her roommate in Queens (NYC).
* Area resident, Daniel (Danny) P. Shanahan, a renowned ‘New Yorker’ cartoonist was arrested for possession of a sexual performance by a child * #DailyVoice https://t.co/srvENxwiKm
– DV Putnam County (@PutnamDV) December 9, 2020