Lt. Shane Bates
Kentucky State Police
Electronic Crime Branch
Office (502) 782-9769
KSP Charges Rowan Co. Man with Internet Related Crimes
Date of News Release: 06/08/2012
(Morehead, Ky.) -- A Rowan County man was arrested on charges related to child pornography Tuesday after Kentucky State Police served a search warrant at his home.
Larry Flannery, 43, is charged with Possession of Matter Portraying the Sexual Performance by a Minor. He was lodged at the Rowan County Detention Center on a $10,000 cash bond.
Flannery was arrested by the KSP Electronic Crime Branch as a result of an undercover online investigation into the possession and distribution of images of child sexual exploitation. The investigation resulted in the execution of a search warrant at Flannery’s residence in Morehead, Ky. on June 5, 2012 by the KSP Electronic Crime Branch and KSP Post 8 units. Equipment used to distribute child pornography was seized and taken to the KSP forensic laboratory for examination. Additional charges are pending.
The KSP Electronic Crime Branch is a member of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force.