The case of John Alan Nelson, 52, was bound over for District Court on Sept. 3. Nelson was arrested on Aug. 16, by the Chaves County Sheriff’s Office and charged with 57 counts of sexual exploitation of a child. According to the criminal complaint, an internet search following specific legal protocols yielded two images from an IP address that was later identified as belonging to Nelson.
During the initial interview, Nelson told officials that some of the images just popped up and were downloaded by accident. He said that he often found these videos when he was searching for Disney videos. Chaves County Sheriff Rob Coon said: “These guys always say that it just popped Login to read more