Lafayette man sentenced after pleading guilty to child porn possession

A Lafayette man has received his sentence after being charged with several counts of child exploitation and possession of child pornography.

Posted: Jun 22, 2018 7:12 PM

LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — A Lafayette man has received his sentence after being charged with several counts of child exploitation and possession of child pornography. 34-year-old Joshua Kelp pleaded guilty to two counts of child exploitation and one count of possession of child pornography.

Kelp was sentenced to seven years in the department of corrections and three years of probation.

Prosecutors say Google reported Kelp's alleged illegal activity to the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children last year.
They also say Kelp had hundreds of images and videos of young girls. Kelp was arrested last year.

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