'Glee' actor Mark Salling arrested for child porn

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Wednesday, December 30, 2015
Mark Salling arrives at the 32nd Annual Paleyfest : 'Glee' held at The Dolby Theatre on Friday, March 13, 2015, in Los Angeles.
Mark Salling arrives at the 32nd Annual Paleyfest : 'Glee' held at The Dolby Theatre on Friday, March 13, 2015, in Los Angeles.
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LOS ANGELES -- Actor Mark Salling, best known for his role as Noah "Puck" Puckerman on "Glee," has been arrested and booked for possession of child pornography, Los Angeles police confirm.

The LAPD's Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force served a search warrant at the 33-year-old's home in the 9900 block of Helen Avenue in Sunland about 7 a.m. Tuesday.

Police Officer Tony says Salling had been investigated by the LAPD Task Force, but he did not elaborate.

Representatives for Salling did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

"Glee" is a musical comedy-drama that aired on Fox from 2009 through March of 2015.

He shared a Screen Actors Guild award with the cast in 2010, when they won for outstanding TV comedy ensemble.

Also a musician, Salling released his debut album "Pipe Dreams" in 2010.

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