Press Release – OPSO Special Victims Unit Child Pornography Investigation

UPDATE:  West Monroe man charged with pornography

An investigation conducted by the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Special Victims Unit, assisted by the FBI and Louisiana State Police, has resulted in the arrest of a West Monroe man on pornography charges.  Michael Hunt, age 39, 111 Violet Street, West Monroe, has been booked at OCC on the charge of Possession of Pornography Involving a Juvenile.


While conducting an investigation into child pornography, deputies of the Ouachita Parish Sheriff’s Special Victims Unit went to the residence of 111 Violet St. in West Monroe to contact Michael Hunt, age 39.  Upon observing the deputies arriving at the residence, Hunt closed the door and would not communicate with the deputies.  Several attempts were made to contact Hunt and after a short period of time, he voluntarily surrendered to deputies without incident.  The investigation is continuing and charges are pending.