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Meridian man arrested for possessing child pornography

20-year-old Christopher Edward Scrimpshire was arrested after an investigation of his online activity. Source: Attorney General's office 20-year-old Christopher Edward Scrimpshire was arrested after an investigation of his online activity. Source: Attorney General's office
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

A  20-year-old man was arrested at his Meridian home Monday on one count of child exploitation.

Christopher Edward Scrimpshire was arrested after an investigation of his online activity led the AG’s investigators to find photos of sexual child exploitation on a device in Scrimpshire’s possession. He was booked into the Lauderdale County Detention Center.

If convicted, Scrimpshire faces up to 40 years in prison. 

This case was investigated by the Mississippi Attorney General’s Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force with assistance from the Lauderdale County Sheriff’s Office. It will be prosecuted by Special Assistant Attorney General Brandon Ogburn.

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