Tyler man arrested on child porn warrant, more evidence discovered during arrest

Tyler man arrested on child porn warrant, more evidence discovered during arrest
Michael Mayo (Source: Smith County judicial records)

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - DPS officers have filed new charges against a Tyler man after more evidence was found while they were arresting him on an outstanding warrant.

Michael Lucas Mayo, 37, is charged with three counts of possession of child pornography. One count is out of Montgomery County and the other two from Smith County.

He was arrested on March 21 and is being held on a collective bond of $1,000,030.

DPS spokeswoman Sgt. Jean Dark said troopers went to Mayo's Tyler home to serve the Montgomery County warrant when they discovered more evidence of child pornography through a further investigation which allowed them to file new charges.

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