NEW ORLEANS (WGNO) – A New Orleans man was arrested for possession of child pornography Tuesday by the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations Special Victims Unit.
The investigation into Kenneth Klein, 59, began in February after detectives were tipped off that Klein was in possession of child porn.
The investigation revealed that Klein had been downloading large amounts of explicit photos and videos over a period of several months.
During a search of Klein’s home authorities found numerous videos and images involving children.
Klein was arrested and booked into the Orleans Parish Jail.
The public plays an integral role in identifying suspects accused of these crimes and anyone wishing to report criminal or suspicious activity to the Louisiana State Police Bureau of Investigations, New Orleans Field Office is urged to contact detectives at 504-310-7000.