MURFREESBORO, Tenn. – Kevin Dunn, a 17 -year veteran of the force, was arrested as a result of a child pornography investigation by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation. Dunn was arrested on Monday and charged with five counts of sexual exploitation of a minor. Nashville’s News Channel 2 reports:
A sergeant with the Murfreesboro Police Department has been charged in an ongoing child porn investigation.
Kevin Dunn now faces five counts of aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.
Agents reportedly developed information that led them to Dunn as someone who had distributed images consistent with child pornography.
The 42-year-old was arrested Monday and booked into the Rutherford County jail on $750,000 bond.
According to the Murfreesboro Police Department, Dunn has been decommissioned and placed on paid administrative leave until further notice.
He began working for the department in November 1998. He was promoted to sergeant in 2011.