Convicted sex offender arrested for having child porn

PANAMA CITY, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - Panama City Police arrested a convicted sex offender on child pornography charges.

Police say they were told Alan Wheeler had moved into a home on East 2nd Street. Detectives say they followed up with Wheeler to make sure he was complying with sexual offender registration requirements.

They say when they searched Wheeler's home, he had child pornography. Wheeler was arrested for multiple charges, including 130 counts of possession of child pornography.