INDEPENDENCE, MO – An Independence man was arrested as the result of an investigation into possible child pornography possession.

In a statement Thursday, the Highway Patrol division of drug and crime control indicated Bradley Vader, 64, was arrested Tuesday after a search warrant was executed at his residence. The search reportedly led to the confiscation of computer equipment containing child pornography. Vader was sent to Independence police department for incarceration, with bond set at $25,000.