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Served warrant reveals thousands of child pornography images

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LA GRANGE, KY (WAVE) – An Oldham County man is facing several charges after his electronic items revealed thousands of images of child sexual exploitation, according to Kentucky State Police.

The KSP Electronic Crime Branch began investigating Richard Johnson, 35, after a complaint a someone distributed a video depicting child sexual exploitation.

On Tuesday a warrant for Johnson was served at his home in La Grange, Kentucky.

Investigators seized multiple electronic devices from Johnson's home and said a preliminary preview of the items revealed the images.

Johnson was taken to the Oldham County Jail and charged with two counts of distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor and 12 counts of possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor. He has since been released on bond.

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