Slidell man booked on 100 counts of child pornography
POSTED: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 12:30pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, May 22, 2012 - 12:34pm
Slidell, La — A Slidell man has been arrested and charged with 100 counts of pornography involving juveniles, announced Attorney General Buddy Caldwell.
Renan Vappie, Sr., 44, was arrested yesterday as part of a joint investigation involving the Attorney General’s High Technology Crime and Fugitive Apprehension Units, Homeland Security Investigations, FBI, Slidell Police Department and St. Tammany Parish Sheriff’s Office.
Vappie is accused of violating a state law forbidding a person to produce, distribute, possess, or possess with the intent to distribute pornography involving juveniles.
He was booked into the St. Tammany Parish Jail.