POSTED: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 8:30am
UPDATED: Wednesday, March 14, 2012 - 8:34am
Hammond, La — Richard James Braud, 60, was charged with pornography involving juveniles.
On March 12, sheriff's detectives executed a search warrant at the Braud residence after an investigation led detectives to believe that images of child pornography were being collected at the residence.
A search of the residence revealed the presence of thousands of pictures and videos of children being sexually assaulted.
Included in the suspected child pornography that was found in the Braud residence are images of children approximately six years old engaged in graphic sexual activity.
After completing their search, detectives arrested Braud for possession of child pornography and he was transported to the Tangipahoa Parish Jail for booking.