Charleston, WV man indicted on federal child pornography charges
Stephen Wayne Laton, Jr. was indicted on federal child pornography charges.
CHARLESTON, WV -
A Charleston, WV
man was charged with production of child pornography and possession of child
pornography. Stephen Wayne Laton, Jr., 40, was indicted by a federal
grand jury on both charges, according to a press release from the US Attorney's
According to the release, the
indictment states that on June 20,
2010, Laton Jr. attempted to persuade a minor to engage in sexual
acts. The indictment also alleges that
on Feb. 6, 2013 Laton Jr.
possessed images and videos of child pornography on his personal computer.
The investigation was conducted by the FBI and the West
Virginia State Police.
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Charleston, WV 25301
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