Alabama man wanted on 11 child sex crimes arrested in Smith County

Crime & Public Safety

TYLER, Texas (KETK) – An Alabama man wanted for more than ten child sex crimes was arrested in Smith County late Monday night by the US Marshals.

34-year-old Johnny Ray Johnson was booked into the Smith County Jail at 8:17 p.m., according to online records. He was wanted on a wide range of charges, including:

  • 6 charges of possession of child pornography
  • 2 counts of producing child porn
  • 1 count of child rape
  • 1 count of sexual torture
  • 1 count of sexual abuse

It’s unclear as of this writing if Johnson has been extradited back to Alabama or what led authorities to tracking him down in East Texas.

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