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Posted on: August 11, 2014

[ARCHIVED] Warrant Service results in Arrest for Child Pornography 7/15/2014


On July 15, 2014 at 07:00 a.m. a search warrant was served on the residence located at 617 North Riversands in Moab, Utah. Law enforcement from the Internet Crimes Against Children(ICAC) Task Force, Grand County Sheriff’s Office and Moab City Police were involved in the service of that warrant.

Grand County Sheriff’s Office in conjunction with the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force had obtained a warrant for that address when prolific activity on known child pornography websites had been tracked to an electronic device at that location.

Jared Lafe McElwee age 34 was taken into custody after a search of a computer located at that residence was seized and a forensic analysis of that computer revealed downloaded images of child pornography.

Jared Lafe McElwee was booked into the Grand County Jail on twenty(20) counts of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor and one(1) count of Sexual Abuse of a Child.

Lt. Kim Neal

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