Mississippi man behind bars after being caught with CP in Calcasieu Parish


LAKE CHARLES, La. (KLFY)— One man is behind bars after authorities discover laptop with child pornography.

Authorities tell KLFY that on April 27, investigators with the Lake Charles field office of the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations as well as Homeland Security Investigations obtained consent to search a travel trailer which belonged to Jesse Adam Easterling, 40, of Hattiesburg Mississippi.

Authorities say during an examination of a laptop found in the trailer, child pornographer was discovered.

During questioning, Easterling admitted to authorities that he downloaded illegal child pornography images and video files.

Troopers arrested Easterling for pornography involving juvenile images and video files.

Easterling was booked into the Calcasieu Parish Correctional Center with a bond set at $30,000.

If convicted, he could face a fine up to $50,000 and could serve five to twenty years in prison without parole, probation, or suspension of sentence.

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