Police

Cop Admits To Destroying Hard Drive To Thwart FBI Investigation

He's the target of a child-porn probe

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A former Pennsville Police officer recently admitted to destroying a computer hard drive while under investigation by the FBI on charges of allegedly possessing child pornography, authorities said.

According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, Robert Waterman, 31, of Wrightstown, pleaded guilty on Tuesday before U.S. District Judge Robert Kugler to an indictment charging him with one count of obstruction of a federal investigation for destroying the hard drive.