A man from Ile des Chenes was arrested Thursday on numerous child pornography charges.
The Manitoba RCMP Internet Child Exploitation Unit (ICE) received several complaints from the RCMP National Child Exploitation Centre, regarding the possession of child pornography in southern Manitoba.
As a result of the complaints, the ICE unit and RCMP Digital Forensics Services Unit executed a search warrant Thursday at a residence in Ile des Chenes.
Thirty-nine-year-old Yvan Corriveau of Ile des Chenes was arrested at the scene and was facing multiple charges including, possession of child pornography, accessing child pornography, making child pornography available and making written child pornography.
Police say Corriveau was released by a judge on a release order.
Winnipeg Police Service (WPS) says Constable Yvan Corriveau, was a 15-year member with WPS. On Friday morning, WPS learned of the passing of Constable Corriveau, noting his death is not considered to be criminal in nature.
No further information on this matter will be provided at this time.