KSP Charges Madison Co. Man With Child Sexual Exploitation Offenses

RICHMOND, Ky. (August 22, 2019) — The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post arrested Scott Johnson, 48 years old of Richmond, KY, on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 as a result of an ongoing investigation.


The initial investigation alleges that Scott Johnson created an account through a popular cellphone app, and used his profile to communicate and solicit a juvenile for sexual images.

Johnson was indicted by the Madison County Grand Jury and lodged in the Madison County Detention Center charged with:

  • Seven Counts of Use of a Minor in a Sexual Performance
  • Seven Counts of Possess or View Matter Portray Sexual Performance by a Minor
  • Two Counts of Tampering with Physical Evidence
  • Prohibited Use of Electronic Communication System to Procure a Minor
  • Seven Counts of Distribution of Obscene Matter

The investigation is being conducted by KSP Post 7 Detective Cameron Allen and Trooper Jamie Smith.

Photo is courtesy of the Madison County Detention Center.


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