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'Glee' Actor Mark Salling Arrested on Suspicion of Possessing Child Pornography

The LAPD's Internet Crimes Against Children unit arrived at Salling's home in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Sunland early Tuesday morning.
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Mark Salling as Puck in "Glee."Patrick Ecclesine / FOX

"Glee" star Mark Salling was arrested Tuesday on suspicion of child pornography possession after Los Angeles police served a search warrant at his home, authorities said.

Mark Salling as Puck in "Glee."Patrick Ecclesine / FOX

The LAPD's Internet Crimes Against Children unit arrived at Salling's home in the Los Angeles neighborhood of Sunland around 7 a.m. local time, police told NBC News. He was booked into the downtown Los Angeles jail.

His bail amount was set at $20,000, according to his booking sheet. Information for an attorney for Salling was not immediately available.

The 33-year-old actor is best known for playing Noah "Puck" Puckerman on the hit FOX television series "Glee" from 2009-15. He was also cast in the forthcoming HBO superhero flick, "Adi Shankar's Gods and Secrets."