Missouri man arrested in sexual abuse investigation
David Bracken, 39, was arrested on February 24th, 2012 for suspicion of possessing child pornography. He was arrested at his Herculaneum, Missouri home. By KMOV Web Producer
(KMOV.com) -- A man from Herculaneum, Missouri has been arrested and his computers seized after a child sexual abuse investigation by the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.
Sheriff Glenn Boyer said David Bracken, 39, was taken into custody on February 24th. Detectives executed a search warrant at Bracken's home in the 900 block of Union Place in relation to child pornography. Authorities said the information on the pornography came to light as the result of a child sexual abuse investigation. Several computers, external hard drives and memory devices were seized from the residence and submitted for forensic examination.
Bracken has been charged with one count of first-degree statutory rape, statutory sodomy and four counts of second-degree statutory sodomy. He is being held at the Jefferson County Jail with no bond.
All victims have been identified in the investigation and at this time, authorities believe there are no additional victims.