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Two South Louisiana Men Arrested for Internet Crimes Against Children
2/7/2018
BATON ROUGE, LA — Attorney General Jeff Landry’s Cyber Crime Unit has arrested two South Louisiana men on multiple charges of child exploitation. 
 
“The victimization of innocent children will not be tolerated by my office,” stated General Landry. “We will continue our efforts in doing all we legally can to bring those who expose and exploit our State's children to justice."
 
Kevin Duke, 61 of Greenwell Springs, was arrested on 9 counts of Possession of Sexual Abuse Images/Videos of Children (under age of 13) and one count of Distribution of Sexual Abuse Images/Videos of Children (under age of 13). The arrest was a result of a joint investigation with The Louisiana Bureau of Investigation Cyber Crime Unit, Homeland Security Investigations, and the East Baton Rouge Parish Sheriff’s Office.
 
Zachary Cagle, 22 of Lake Charles, was arrested and charged on 80 counts of Possession of Sexual Abuse Images/Videos of Children (under the age of 13). The arrest was a result of a joint investigation with The Louisiana Bureau of Investigation Cyber Crime Unit, Homeland Security Investigations, and the Calcasieu Parish Sheriff’s Office.
 
Attorney General Jeff Landry’s Cyber Crime Unit has investigated thousands of internet crimes that have victimized children from infants to 16 years of age. To report child abuse or exploitation, call 800-256-4506.


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