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Man arrested after allegedly viewing child pornography in public

CRESCENT CITY- A 60 year old man is arrested after he was spotted allegedly looking at child pornography inside of a coffee shop. It was an off-duty deputy that noticed Lawrence Mason looking at obscene material on his laptop at the Java Hut in Crescent City on Wednesday. 
 
Mason was arrested on Suspicion of Possession of Child Pornography. However according to the Del Norte County Sheriff’s Office, the District Attorney’s Office has since dropped the charges pending further investigation.