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Mingo County Man Arrested On Child Pornography Charges

Reported by: Send eMail Bethany Simmons
Web Producer: Bethany Simmons
Reported: Dec. 12, 2013 3:44 PM EST
Updated: Dec. 12, 2013 3:57 PM EST

WV State Police Photo
WV State Police Photo

Gilbert , Mingo County , West Virginia

West Virginia State Police have arrested a Mingo County man they said was involved in illegal acts involving minors.

Cameron Tyler Ellis, 22, was arrested after troopers said they executed a search warrant and seven felony arrest warrants for his arrest. Troopers arrested Ellis on Nov. 29 at his parents' home near Gilbert.

Ellis was charged with possession of child pornography, solicitation of sex from a minor via computer, and use of obscene matter to seduce a child.

At the time of his arrest, troopers also executed a search warrant at an apartment in Huntington in connection with the case.

West Virginia State Police said this is an ongoing investigation and more charges are expected to be filed. Troopers said Ellis had multiple juvenile victims and are seeking information about additional victims he may have had.

If you have any information regarding a child who may have been a victim in this case, contact Trooper J. R. Tupper at the Williamson detachment of the West Virginia State Police at 304-235-6000.



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