McLean County Man Facing 200 Child Pornography Charges: KSP

A McLean County man is currently facing 200 child porn charges after the Kentucky State Police says he had been sharing images of child sexual exploitation online.

Posted: Aug 9, 2021 1:46 PM
Updated: Aug 9, 2021 2:32 PM

The Kentucky State Police says a 34-year-old man from Calhoun, Kentucky, has been arrested on 200 counts of charges related to child sexual abuse material.

KSP says 34-year-old Samuel Cory Everly of Calhoun was arrested on Thursday, Aug. 5, after an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation.

According to KSP, the investigation began after it was discovered that Everly had been sharing images of child sexual exploitation online. 

KSP says that during a search warrant at a home in Calhoun, equipment used to facilitate the crime was seized and taken to KSP's forensic laboratory for examination.

Everly is currently charged with 100 counts of Distribution of Matter Portraying a Minor in a Sexual Performance and 100 counts of Possession of Matter Portraying a Minor in a Sexual Performance.

According to KSP, each charge is a Class D Felony punishable by one to five years in prison.

The investigation remains ongoing at this time.

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