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Attorney General Jeff Landry Arrests Two on Child Pornography Charges
3/22/2017

BATON ROUGE, LA – Attorney General Jeff Landry’s Cyber Crime Unit has arrested two Louisiana men on child exploitation charges. 

“We are committed to using every tool we have to aggressively pursue child predators,” said General Landry. “Our office remains dedicated to investigating and arresting those who exploit children.” 

Benjamin Darouse, 39 of Baton Rouge, was arrested on four counts of Sexual Abuse Images and/or Videos of Children. He was arrested and booked into the East Baton Rouge Parish Prison following a joint investigation between the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation Cyber Crime Unit, Homeland Security Investigations, the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office, and the Louisiana State Police. 

Brandon Revelle, 25 of Springhill, was arrested on one count of Distribution of Sexual Abuse Images and/or Videos of Children and one count of Possession of Sexual Abuse Images and/or Videos of Children. He was arrested and booked into the Bayou Dorcheat Correctional Center in Minden following a joint investigation between the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation Cyber Crime Unit, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Homeland Security Investigations, the Bossier Parish Marshal’s Office, the Caddo parish Sheriff’s Office, the Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office, and the Webster Parish Sheriff’s Office.

General Landry’s Cyber Crime Unit has investigated thousands of computer crimes that have victimized children from infants to 16 years of age. To report child exploitation, call the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation at 800-256-4506.

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