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Attorney General Jeff Landry Arrests Arabi Man on Child Exploitation Charges
9/2/2016

BATON ROUGE, LA – Attorney General Jeff Landry today announced the arrest of a South Louisiana man on charges of internet crimes against children.

Joshua Schwabenlander, 25 of Arabi, was arrested on one count of Indecent Behavior with a Juvenile and one count of Computer Aided Solicitation of a Minor.

“It is critical that child predators are investigated and captured,” said Attorney General Jeff Landry. “Our office is committed to doing all we can to ensure that these criminals are brought to justice.”

Schwabenlander was arrested and booked into the St. Bernard Parish Jail as a result of a join investigation between the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation’s Cyber Crime Unit, Homeland Security Investigations, the St. Bernard Parish Sheriff’s Office, and Louisiana State Police.

If anyone has information on other possible victims of Schwabenlander, please contact the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation at 800-256-4506. Callers do not have to give their names.

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