Child exploitation arrest

Child exploitation arrest

A41-year-old man from the Limestone Coast has been arrested and charged with two counts of possessing child exploitation material.

Detectives from the Special Crimes Investigation Section arrested the man on Friday, and it will be alleged that the offences occurred in July 2022.

The man is currently serving a term of imprisonment for possessing child exploitation material on a separate occasion.

He was granted police bail to appear in the Murray Bridge Magistrates Court on May 6.

Detective Senior Sergeant Amanda Lewis, Manager Special Crimes Investigation Section, commented on the arrest.

“The viewing of child exploitation material videos and images is not a victimless crime,” she said.

“If you have information about people involved in child abuse and exploitation you are urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

“You can anonymously provide information to Crime Stoppers online at or free call 1800 333 000 or at

“If you or someone you know are impacted by child sexual abuse and online exploitation there are support services available at”

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