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South Carolina man arrested, accused of sex crimes

Being accused of a crime can have various negative effects on a person. Many individuals find a similar process to be stressful and daunting, often causing them to say and/or do things that can be detrimental to the outcome of the situation. Even if allegations are untrue, refraining from making initial statements without legal representation present is advisable. A South Carolina man was recently arrested and is being accused of sex crimes involving child pornography.

Authorities claim that the man was involved in the downloading and distribution of child pornography on the internet. Reportedly, his arrest came as the result of a recent investigation performed by the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force. There was no indication of what evidence was uncovered by investigators that indicated the man was involved.

Similar charges are severe in nature, often resulting in time spent behind bars. A conviction will also force an individual to permanently register as a sex offender. Even if a person is cleared of charges, this process can have an impact on a him or her in various ways. Allegations alone can take a toll on everyday life, and many individuals seek to protect their future by forming a strong defense early on.

The process of challenging charges for sex crimes can be complex. When facing a similar situation, many individuals in South Carolina speak with an experienced attorney for assistance in the process. A defense attorney can examine all evidence and help a person form a defense strategy that may assist in getting charges reduced and, in some cases, dropped altogether.

Source:, "Florence man jailed for sex crime against a child", Jo Brown, March 2, 2017

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