UPDATE: Deputies arrest Morgantown man wanted for distribution of child pornography

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UPDATE (7/23/20 2:07 p.m.)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department has located and arrested the Morgantown man who was wanted on two counts of distribution of child pornography, according to a press release.

On Thursday afternoon, deputies issued a press release stating that Tyler Craig Walker, 29, of Morgantown was arrested on Wednesday at a residence in Grapevine Village, located in Monongalia County.

The release stated that Walker was arraigned in Monongalia County Magistrate Court and his bond has been set at $10,000. He is currently being held at North Central Regional Jail, according to the release.


ORIGINAL (7/22/20 2:20 p.m.)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. — The Monongalia County Sheriff’s Department is asking the public for assistance in locating a man wanted for distribution of child pornography.

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Tyler Walker

According to a post on the Monongalia County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, deputies are looking for Tyler Craig Walker, 29, of Morgantown, on the charges of two counts of distribution of child pornography.

The post describes Walker as being 6′ 1″ and weighing 145 pounds; the post also states that he has brown hair and blue eyes.

Anyone with information on Walker’s whereabouts are asked to call the sheriff’s office at 304-291-7260.

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