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Muhlenberg Co. man arrested after KSP Electronic Crime Branch investigation

Thomas Craig, 39, Muhlenberg County (Source: Muhlenberg Co. Detention Center) Thomas Craig, 39, Muhlenberg County (Source: Muhlenberg Co. Detention Center)
MUHLENBERG CO., KY (WFIE) -

An undercover investigation by a branch of the Kentucky State Police (KSP) led to the arrest of a Muhlenberg County man on Thursday.

According to the press release from KSP, Thomas Craig, 39-years-old, of Muhlenberg County, was taken into custody on charges of, distribution and possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor. This investigation began after KSP's Electronic Crime Branch noticed Craig uploaded child sexual exploitation images online.

After receiving a search warrant, authorities looked through Craig's residence and seized electronic equipment. That equipment is pending a forensic examination, the release states.

Craig was taken to the Muhlenberg County Detention Center.

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