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Man charged with 21 counts of child pornography

Posted: Updated: Dec 4, 2013 06:33 PM
Jose Flores (Source: EBRSO) Jose Flores (Source: EBRSO)
BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) -

A Baton Rouge man has been charged with 21 counts of pornography involving juveniles.

During an undercover investigation, detectives say that 30-year-old Jose Mendez Flores shared images of child pornography with investigators.

The Louisiana Department of Justice executed a warrant at Flores home. Forensic examiners found approximately 20 images showing the sexual abuse of children between the ages of 2 and 12 years old.

Investigators say in an affidavit that Flores admitted to searching for and downloading child pornography.

Flores was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison and being held on a $42,000 bond.

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