Tickfaw man charged with 59 counts of child pornography after online investigation
POSTED: Friday, August 9, 2013 - 11:00pm
UPDATED: Friday, August 9, 2013 - 11:04pm
TICKFAW, LA — Louisiana State Police Region I Detectives working in conjunction with investigators from the Department of Justice arrested Renwick Walker, 42, of Tickfaw, LA following an investigation into suspected online child pornography.
Based on proactive investigative efforts, detectives obtained a search warrant for Walker’s Tickfaw residence where they located and seized evidence indicative of child pornography. Upon further examination, investigators discovered a total of 59 files of pornography involving juveniles on a computer and cell phone belonging to Walker.
Walker was taken into custody without incident and booked into the Tangipahoa Parish Jail on 59 counts of Possession 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.