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Man indicted on 822 child porn charges

FLORENCE, AL (WAFF) - A Lauderdale County Grand Jury indicted 26-year-old Bryan Patrick Gist on 822 child porn charges.

Gist is charged with 411 counts of possession of obscene matter of a person under the age of 17 and 411 counts of distribution of obscene matter of a person under the age of 17.

In August, Florence Police arrested Gist on 73 counts of possession of child pornography.

Authorities found photos containing pictures of boys and girls who appeared to be from five to 11 years old.

Police said in some of the pictures were of nude children and others were of children engaged in sexual acts with other juveniles and adults.

Police also seized several videos from Gist's house. Gist was investigated by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation's Internet Crime Against Children (ICAC) Division who contacted the Alabama Bureau of Investigation.

Gist is being held in the Lauderdale County Jail on $50,000 bond, and he is expected to go back to court at on January 5th.

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