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Man faces 30 counts of child porn

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Vernon Sweeney (Source: Office of the Louisiana Attorney General) Vernon Sweeney (Source: Office of the Louisiana Attorney General)
AMITE, LA (WAFB) -

A 46-year-old man is behind bars on child porn charges.

The Office of the Louisiana Attorney General reported Vernon Sweeney of Amite was arrested on 30 counts of pornography involving juveniles on Dec. 15.

Attorney General Buddy Caldwell said Sweeney was taken into custody after an investigation by the AG's High Tech Crime Unit, Amite Police Department and Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office.

He was booked into the Tangipahoa Parish Prison.

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