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Pearl River man arrested on 25 counts of child pornography

Posted: Tuesday, May 15, 2018 | Views: 1433

Pearl River man arrested on 25 counts of child pornography
BATON ROUGE, LA – Attorney General Jeff Landry today announced that his Cyber Crime Unit (CCU) arrested a Pearl River man on multiple charges of child pornography.

“My team and I are committed to doing all we legally can to investigate and arrest child predators,” said General Landry. “We will do our part to ensure those who victimize our State’s children are found and brought to justice.”

Kevin Currier, 33 of Pearl River, was arrested on 25 counts of Possession of Sexual Abuse Images/Videos of Children (under the age of 13) and one count of Distribution of Sexual Abuse Images/Videos of Children (under the age of 13). He was arrested following a joint investigation led by General Landry’s Louisiana Bureau of Investigation (LBI) CCU and assisted by the LBI Violent Crimes Unit, Homeland Security Investigations, the St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office, and the Slidell Police Department.

General Landry encourages anyone with additional information about Currier to please call the LBI at 800-256-4506. Callers do not have to give their names.