KSP Charges Cadiz, KY Man with Crimes Related to Child Sexual Exploitation
Date of News Release: 03/04/2016
(Cadiz, KY.) - On February 5, 2016 the Kentucky State Police were made aware of suspicious internet activity regarding Trigg County resident Billy D. Addison, 43, of Cadiz, KY. The allegations stemmed from information obtained from the National Center for Exploited and Missing Children (NCMEC) in Washington, D.C. Upon receipt of the information, KSP Post 1 Internet Crime Against Children (ICAC) detectives assigned to the ICAC Task Force began an investigation. After executing several search warrants and interviews, KSP detectives were able to gather enough evidence to obtain arrest warrants for Billy D. Addison on March 2, 2016 for the following crimes:
- 1 count of Sexual Abuse 1st degree/ victim under 12 YOA
- 1 count of Promoting a Sexual Performance by a Minor Under/ 16 YOA
- 8 counts of Possession or Viewing of Matter Portraying a Sexual Performance by a Minor
On March 3, 2016, the Trigg County Sheriff's Department located and served the KSP arrest warrants on Addison. Mr. Addison was lodged in the Christian County Detention Center.
The investigation is continuing by Detective Brett Miller.
The Kentucky State Police were assisted by the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and the Trigg County Sheriff's Department.