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KY man arrested on child exploitation charges

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HOPKINS CO., KY (WFIE) -

A Versailles man has been arrested on child exploitation charges in Hopkins County. 

30-year-old Onofre Gallardo is charged with unlawful use of electronic means to induce a minor to engage in sexual activity or other prohibited activities.

Kentucky State Police say he was arrested as the result of an undercover Internet Crimes Against Children investigation. Investigators say Gallardo used the Internet to solicit a child for explicit photos and sexual performances.

Electronic equipment used in the offense was seized and will be forensically examined. 

Gallardo is in the Hopkins County Jail.

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