JPSO deputy jailed on child porn charges

JPSO deputy jailed on child porn charges

JEFFERSON PARISH, LA (WVUE) - A Jefferson Parish Sheriff's deputy is out of a job after he was arrested in connection with child pornography.

The Louisiana State Attorney General says 35-year-old Scott Cassard faces 13 counts of pornography involving a juveniles under the age of 13.

Cassard was working as a bailiff in the Jefferson Parish court system.

"My office is committed to making our communities safer. We will aggressively pursue, investigate, and arrest child predators," said Attorney General Jeff Landry.

A spokesperson for the JPSO says Cassard has been fired.

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