A Jones County man pleads guilty to child exploitation

JONES COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - According to Jones County District Attorney J. Ronald Parrish, Ricky Latterade, 56, was sentenced to 15 years and five to serve without parole.

Latterade admitted to sending lewd sexual text messages to solicit sexual acts from a family member. He was arrested back in September after the parents of the 12 year-old girl reported Latterade and also showed the text messages to authorities.

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