POLICE: Louisville man charged with more than 20 counts related - WDRB 41 Louisville News

POLICE: Louisville man charged with more than 20 counts related to child sexual exploitation

Posted: Updated:
Shawn Jaggers (Image Source: Louisville Metro Corrections) Shawn Jaggers (Image Source: Louisville Metro Corrections)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police have arrested a Louisville man and charged him with more than 20 counts related to child sexual exploitation.

Shawn Jaggers, 24, was arrested Monday evening at his home on Lucille Avenue, near Greenwood Road and Dixie Highway, according to the police report.

Police say during an undercover investigation, Jaggers distributed three files of child sexual exploitation to Kentucky State Police.

Investigators say while officers were on scene, 20 files of child pornography were found on Jaggers' electronic devices.

Authorities say Jaggers stated during an interview, "he intentionally and knowingly searched, downloaded, viewed, distributed and possessed" files of child pornography.

Jaggers is charged with 20 counts of possession/viewing matter portraying sexual performance by a minor. He's also charged with three counts of distributing matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor.

Jaggers is being held in Louisville Metro Corrections on a $50,000 cash bond.

Copyright 2016 WDRB News. All rights reserved.

  • Sign Up for WDRB's Sports Newsletter

    * denotes required fields

    Thank you for signing up! You will receive a confirmation email shortly.
Powered by Frankly
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2017 WDRB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.