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Child pornography arrest made in Oconto County

Oconto County Sheriff’s Office says that in early 2019 they received information about a person using a social media application to share and receive child pornography.

On March 19th, the Sheriff’s Office conducted a search warrant at a home in the Town of Little Suamico.

Deputies say the suspect, identified as 32-year-old Jeremy V. Hoover, was arrested and charged with possession of child pornography and other sexual assault-related charges.

Hoover is currently being held at the Oconto County Jail.

The Oconto County Sheriff’s Office had help with the investigation from Homeland Security Investigations Milwaukee Field Office, the FBI Milwaukee Office, and the Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation Appleton Regional Office.

This case is being prosecuted by the Oconto County District Attorney’s Office


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