LC man accused of child pornography possession - KPLC 7 News, Lake Charles, Louisiana

LC man accused of child pornography possession

Jeffrey Smith (Source: Louisiana State Police) Jeffrey Smith (Source: Louisiana State Police)
LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) -

A Lake Charles man is accused of child pornography possession, according to a news release from Louisiana State Police, Troop D.

Troopers said last month, detectives with the State Police Bureau of Investigations initiated an Operation Child Watch investigation that led to a search warrant for 27-year-old Jeffrey Smith.

Troopers conducted a search warrant at Smith's residence on Thursday. Troopers said computers were seized and Smith was arrested for pornography involving juveniles. 

"During questioning, Smith admitted to downloading sexually explicit images of children. Smith was booked into the Calcasieu Parish Correctional Center. The investigation is continuing," the release states.

Troopers said if convicted, Smith faces up to a $50,000 fine and from five to 20 years in prison without benefit of parole, probation or suspension of sentence.

Copyright 2013 KPLC. All rights reserved.

  • More Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • WATCH LIVE: Parole board returns from deliberations

    WATCH LIVE: Parole board returns from deliberations

    Thursday, July 20 2017 2:50 PM EDT2017-07-20 18:50:28 GMT
    O.J. Simpson (Source: CNN)O.J. Simpson (Source: CNN)

    O.J. Simpson is appearing before the Nevada parole board today. Mobile users, click HERE to watch the proceedings live. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

    More >>

    O.J. Simpson is appearing before the Nevada parole board today. Mobile users, click HERE to watch the proceedings live. Copyright 2017 KPLC. All rights reserved.

    More >>
  • Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

    Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

    Road closures in Southwest Louisiana

    Thursday, July 20 2017 12:57 PM EDT2017-07-20 16:57:21 GMT
    (Source: KPLC)(Source: KPLC)

    The following is a list of road closures for Southwest Louisiana.

    More >>

    The following is a list of road closures for Southwest Louisiana.

    More >>
  • $250,000 La. Lotto ticket sold in Southwest Louisiana

    $250,000 La. Lotto ticket sold in Southwest Louisiana

    Thursday, July 20 2017 12:42 PM EDT2017-07-20 16:42:21 GMT
    Winning numbers from Wednesday, July 19 drawing. (Source: Louisiana Lottery website)Winning numbers from Wednesday, July 19 drawing. (Source: Louisiana Lottery website)

    The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says a winning ticket worth $250,000 in Wednesday's Louisiana Lotto drawing was sold in Southwest Louisiana. 

    More >>

    The Louisiana Lottery Corporation says a winning ticket worth $250,000 in Wednesday's Louisiana Lotto drawing was sold in Southwest Louisiana. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly