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Man arrested on sexual assault charge now faces child porn allegations

Joshua Miller (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office) Joshua Miller (Source: St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office)
PATTERSON, LA (WAFB) -

A man arrested about a week ago for allegedly touching a girl in a sexual manner is now accused of downloading pornographic images of children.

The St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office reported Joshua Miller, 20, of Patterson, was re-arrested Friday on new charges.

According to reports, the detective investigating allegations of sexual assault uncovered information about possible child porn.

Reports stated the detective obtained a search warrant and found more than 80 images of child pornography on Miller’s computer and other electronic devices.

The SMPSO said a warrant was issued for Miller’s arrest and he was later found at home.

Miller was booked on the warrant for pornography involving juveniles. His bond was set at $300,000.

The investigation is ongoing.

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