Tyler County S.O. arrests two men in separate child porn investigations

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The Tyler County Sheriff's Office has arrested two men in separate child pornography investigations.

The Sheriff's Office assisted the Office of the Texas Attorney General's Child Exploitation Unit in carrying out a search warrant October 17 at a home in Fred, according to Sheriff Bryan Weatherford. The search warrant followed a CyberTip reporting possible child pornography.

Investigators seized evidence and on November 6 they arrested Billy Cain, 55, of Fred, on a charge of Promotion of Child Pornography. He was taken to the Tyler County Jail and a judge set his bond at $50,000.

Also on November 6, the Sheriff's Office assisted the Texas A.G.'s Child Exploitation Unit in carrying out a search warrant in Colmesneil.

Investigators seized evidence at a home and arrested Justin Methvin, 27, of Colmesneil, for Possession of Child Pornography.

He was taken to the Tyler County Jail and a justice of the peace set his bond at $4,000. He has since posted bond.



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