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Gilbert, WV man facing numerous charges of sex crimes against minors, more charges expected

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Troopers with the West Virginia State Police need your help identifying the potential victims of a man accused of numerous sexual offenses against children in our region.

According to a release from the Williamson detachment of the State Police, on November 29th, a search warrant and seven felony arrest warrants were executed for Cameron Tyler Ellis, 22, at his parent's home near the town of Gilbert, West Virginia.  At the same time, a search warrant was executed by troopers at an apartment in Huntington, West Virginia. 

Among the charges were possession of child pornography, solicitation of sex from a minor via computer, and use of obscene matter to seduce a child. There are multiple juvenile victims, according to troopers.

The investigation is ongoing and more charges are expected. 

If anyone has any information regarding a child, please contact Trooper J. R. Tupper at the Williamson Detachment of the West Virginia State Police at 304-235-6000.

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