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Polk Sheriff’s Office arrests Mill Spring man for child pornography

MILL SPRING—A Mill Spring man was arrested recently for child pornography, according to the Polk County Sheriff’s Office. 

Joel Truman Williams, of 710 Bishop Ln., Mill Spring was charged with dissemination of child pornography and attempting to destroy evidence, according to sheriff reports last week. 

The sheriff’s office said on Thursday, Jan. 28, investigators from the sheriff’s office criminal investigations and special operations divisions coordinated with special agents from Homeland Security Investigations and executed a search warrant at 710 Bishop Ln. 

The search warrant was based on information gathered during an investigation into the possession and distribution of child pornography, according to the sheriff’s office. 

Officers said the investigation is ongoing with the HIS and further charges are expected in the case.