A 73-year-old Fort Kent man has been arrested after he was indicted by the Aroostook County grand jury in connection with a child pornography case.

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Fort Kent police say Maurice Michaud was taken into custody Monday morning following an investigation by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. He is due to be arraigned in February, according to Aroostook County District Attorney Todd Collins.

The formal charges were among 49 indictments handed up by the Aroostook County Grand Jury in its first session of the year in Caribou.