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Three accused of child porn

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Posted: Feb 13, 2014 12:43 PM by Russell Jones
Updated: Feb 13, 2014 12:43 PM
Source: WBRZ

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    •  Scott Touchet Scott Touchet
    •  Gilbert Dupre Gilbert Dupre
    • Adam Shilow
    • Scott Touchet
    • Gilbert Dupre

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EUNICE - Authorities and members of the Attorney General's high-tech crime unit arrested three men recently on suspicion of possessing or distributing child porn.

Investigators arrested Adam Shilow, 33, of Eunice; Scott Paul Touchet, 40, of Erath, and Gilbert Dupre, 45, of Duson. Shilow and Touchet were arrested Tuesday, while Dupre was arrested Wednesday.

Shilow is accused of unlawful use of a social network as well as pornography involving juveniles, indecent behavior with juveniles, and computer aided solicitation of a minor. He faces a maximum combined sentence of 75 years if convicted.

Touchet is accused of ten counts of distributing and 500 counts of possessing child pornography, and faces 20 years in prison for each count if convicted.

Dupre is charged with 40 counts of distributing pornography involving juveniles. If convicted, he faces up to 20 years in prison for each count.

The Attorney General's Office said their High Technology Crime Unit was assisted by Louisiana State Police, Eunice Police, Homeland Security Investigations, Nassau Country Police Department in New York, as well as sheriff's offices in Vermillion, St. Landry, and Lafayette parishes.

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