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3 Mississippians charged with child exploitation

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Christopher Miles (Source: DeSoto County Jail) Christopher Miles (Source: DeSoto County Jail)
Nicholas Garrett (Source: Attorney General's Office) Nicholas Garrett (Source: Attorney General's Office)
John Matherne (Source: Pike County Sheriff's Office) John Matherne (Source: Pike County Sheriff's Office)
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Three Mississippi men are facing charges in child exploitation cases.

According to Attorney General Jim Hood, investigators arrested Nicholas S. Garrett, 26, of Jackson, Tuesday and charged him with five counts of child exploitation. Garrett was booked in the Hinds County Jail and is being held on $5,000 bond.

Christopher Miles, 35, of Southaven, was arrested with the assistance of the Southaven Police Department and charged with child exploitation. Miles was booked into the DeSoto County Jail and his bond was set at $10,000.

Miles is due in court for a preliminary hearing Sept. 4.

John Matherne, 38, of Magnolia, was arrested Aug. 8, and charged with four counts of possession of child pornography.

Each of the men faces up to 40 years in prison for each count.

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