Kentucky State Police arrest Madison County man on child pornography charges
The suspect is charged with 20 counts of possession and five counts of distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.
Wednesday, June 24th 2015, 3:10 pm EDT
Wednesday, June 24th 2015, 3:11 pm EDT
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police have arrested a Madison County man officials say possessed and distributed child pornography.
Senica Taylor, 38, was arrested Tuesday afternoon by officials with the Kentucky State Police Electronic Crime Branch. They were assisted in the arrest by officers from Kentucky State Police Post 7 - Richmond.
A KSP news release states that Taylor was arrested on charges related to possession and distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor.
Police arrested Taylor following an undercover investigation, which led to a search at his home. Authorities say they started their investigation after Taylor was allegedly found sharing images of child sexual exploitation online. Investigators say the images included prepubescent children engaged in sexual acts.
Police seized equipment during the search and it was taken to a state police forensic lab for examination.
Taylor is charged with 20 counts of possession and five counts of distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor. Each count could be punishable by one to five years in prison.
Taylor is being held in the Madison County Detention Center.
The investigation is ongoing.
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