Jefferson City man accused of giving porn to minor

7 months 2 weeks 4 days ago Saturday, March 02 2019 Mar 2, 2019 Saturday, March 02, 2019 10:55:00 PM CST March 02, 2019 in News
By: Spencer Humphrey, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
David Martin Jr, 23. Courtesy Callaway County Sheriff's Office

CALLAWAY COUNTY - A Jefferson City man was arrested on suspicion of giving pornography to a minor after a two-month-long investigation, according to the Callaway County Sheriff's Office.

A news release said deputies arrested 23-year-old David Martin on Friday as a result of an investigation into reports of a child being harassed and receiving obscene materials.

The sheriff's office said it began the investigation near Holts Summit in January. 

Prosecutors charged Martin with felony first-degree stalking and misdemeanor furnishing pornographic material to a minor. 

According to online court records, Martin's stalking charge is a "2nd or subsequent offense." 

Martin was taken to the Callaway County Jail with a $9,000 bond set by the court.

The release said the investigation is still ongoing and Martin could face further charges. 

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