POSTED: Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 3:00am
UPDATED: Tuesday, April 3, 2012 - 3:04am
SHREVEPORT, LA (KTAL) — A Blanchard couple was arrested over the weekend for possessing child pornography and solicitation of prostitution, according to Bossier Sheriff Larry Deen.
Richard L. House, Jr., 37, and Lisa T. House, 37, of the 200 block of W. Alexander Ave. in Blanchard, were arrested just before noon Friday for attempting to exchange money for sex during an undercover operation involving solicitation of prostitution in Bossier.
During the arrest, detectives recovered a camera and portable hard drive, and the couple gave detectives consent to search the devices.
Detectives found pornographic images of three different girls, estimated to be about 9-11 years of age. Both admitted to viewing the images, and Richard House admitted to downloading the pictures onto his portable hard drive.
They were each charged with six counts of pornography involving juveniles and one count of solicitation of prostitution and transported to the Bossier Maximum Security Facility. Their bonds are $151,000 each