Man arrested on charges related to child sexual abuse material
LAWRENCE COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) - A man is facing charges in connection to child sexual abuse material.
Kentucky State Police say William Matthew Howard, 34, is charged with 20 counts of distribution of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.
Troopers say Howard was arrested as a result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation.
KSP says their investigation resulted in a search warrant at a residence in Adams on Thursday. Troopers say they found equipment used to facilitate a crime that involved Howard allegedly uploading pictures of child sexual exploitation online.
Howard is being held in the Big Sandy Regional Detention Center.
The incident is under investigation.
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