Sgt. Dustin Ray Hogan, 30, of New Brockton, Ala., formerly of Louisville, is being held on 36 counts of possession of child pornography in the Coffee County Ala. Jail, with more charges possible in Tennessee and Illinois.
Hogan’s bond has been set at more than $5 million.
Hogan, is a soldier stationed at Fort Rucker in Alabama. He serves at the Aviation Center Logistics Command. He has been in the area since 2008.
He was originally arrested Jan. 28 on second-degree possession of marijuana, possession of drug paraphernalia and felony possession of a controlled substance charges. The investigation that lead to the discovery of the child pornography apparently began when the Coffee County, Ala. Sheriff’s Department received a tip that Hogan was allegedly involved in drug activity at his home.
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