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JPD arrests 4 on child porn charges

Eric Curtis McQuay, 34, Pocahontas (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Eric Curtis McQuay, 34, Pocahontas (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
Johnny S Hendrix, 23, Lepanto (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Johnny S Hendrix, 23, Lepanto (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
Randall Prescott, 60, Jonesboro (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Randall Prescott, 60, Jonesboro (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
Jimmy Joe Hampton, 34, Jonesboro (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office) Jimmy Joe Hampton, 34, Jonesboro (Source: Craighead Co. Sheriff's Office)
JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) -

Jonesboro police have arrested four men suspected of child pornography and internet stalking.

Detectives with the Jonesboro Police Department’s Internet Crimes Against Children Division announced Wednesday they arrested the men as part of an ongoing investigation.

Officers arrested 60-year-old Randall Floyd Prescott of Jonesboro, 34-year-old Jimmy Joe Hampton of Paragould, and 23-year-old Johnny Smith Hendrix of Lepanto on suspicion of internet stalking of a child and computer child pornography. Prescott was issued a $35,000 bond. The other two suspects were each issued a $50,000 bond.

Police also arrested 34-year-old Eric Curtis McQuay of Pocahontas on suspicion of distributing, possessing or viewing matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a child. He is awaiting a probable cause hearing.

According to a news release from JPD, the Street Crimes Unit, Arkansas State Police, and Trumann Police Department assisted ICAC detectives in the arrests.

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