Covington man arrested for possession of online child pornography
POSTED: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 9:00am
UPDATED: Wednesday, April 24, 2013 - 9:04am
COVINGTON, LA — A 32-year-old man was arrested yesterday for allegedly possession child pornography on his computer.
Louisiana State Police Region I Detectives working in conjunction with the Federal Bureau of Investigation arrested Paul Beebe III of Covington, following an investigation into suspected online child pornography.
Based on proactive investigative efforts, detectives obtained a search warrant for Beebe’s Covington residence where they located and seized evidence indicative of child pornography. Upon further examination, investigators discovered the pornographic images and videos on computers, compact discs, and DVDs belonging to Beebe.
Beebe was taken into custody without incident and booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail on 21 counts of Pornography Involving Juveniles.
Anyone wishing to report criminal or suspicious activity to the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations is urged to contact detectives at (225) 925-3682.
The Louisiana State Police on-line reporting system is also available to the public through a convenient and secure reporting form that is submitted to the appropriate investigators. Citizens can access the form by visiting www.lsp.org and clicking the Suspicious Activity link.