DRY RIDGE, Ky. — Three Boone County men were arrested over the weekend, accused by police of sexually exploiting children.
According to Kentucky State Police Sgt. Scott Lengle, officers arrested Bradley Lewis, 36 of Florence; Charles Waller, 41 of Hebron; and Joshua Rose, 38 of Florence in connection with images found circulating online of child sexual exploitation, including images of prepubescent children engaged in sexual acts.
The Kentucky State Police orchestrated the investigation.
A grand jury indicted Lewis and Rose on one count of possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor, and charged Waller on one count of distribution of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor, Lengle said.
All three men were housed at the Boone County Jail.