George County man arrested for child pornography

JACKSON, MS - A George County Man has been arrested and charged with possession of child pornography by the George County Sheriff's Department and the Office of Attorney General, announced Sheriff John A. Keel and Attorney General Jim Hood today.

Lucedale resident, Marvin Calvin Lee Jr, 45, was arrested on Sep. 2 on 50 counts of possession of child porn. He is currently being held in the George County Regional Correctional Facility.

Marvin Lee Jr faces five to forty years in the custody of the Mississippi Department of Corrections for each count, for a minimum potential of 250 years behind bars.

"I appreciate the partnership with Sheriff Keel and Sheriff Byrd in our war against child pornography," said Attorney General Hood. "We are united in this fight against those who choose to prey on our children."