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Port Barre man arrested on child pornography charges

Posted at 10:22 PM, Dec 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-26 23:22:34-05

A Port Barre man is in jail after police say they found pornographic images of children on his cell phone while executing a search warrant.

While searching the phone, officers also found evidence 26-year-old Donald Ray James, Jr. was involved in a sexual relationship with a 16-year-old girl, according to Chief Deon Boudreaux.

Donald Ray James, Jr.
Donald Ray James, Jr.

Today, James was arrested and booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail on seven counts of child pornography and one count of carnal knowledge of a juvenile.

His bond was set at $49,500.