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JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

Jones County Sheriff Deputies arrested Cory Cotten, 27, on Thursday.

Cotten is accused of computer luring of a person under the age of 18 to engage in sexual contact and has also been charged with exploitation of children.

Investigative Division Captain, Don Sumrall, said a search warrant was executed on Cotten's residence on Reid Road.

Cotten's arrest comes after a four month investigation. Cotton is expected to make his initial appearance before a judge Friday at 11 a.m.

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