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Date of News Release: 05/5/2017

KSP Charges Dry Ridge Man Possession/View of matter portraying sexual performance by minor

Dry Ridge, KY (May 5, 2017) — On May 4, 2017, at approximately 3:30pm, Kentucky State Police Post 6 Detectives arrested Kevin Havens 56, for illegal Possession/View of matter portraying sexual performance by minor.

Mr. Havens was arrested after a tip was received from National Center for Missing and Exploited Children in regards to the sharing of child exploitation files with children’s ages ranging from 5-15 years old. A search warrant was issued and executed on Kevin’s residence. Electronic equipment was seized and is pending a forensic examination.

Mr. Havens is currently charged with 5 counts of Possess/View Matter Portray Sexual Performance by a Minor. The charge is a Class-D felony punishable by one to five years in prison. The case is still under investigation by Detective Troy Brooks and additional charges are expected.

Kevin Havens is currently lodged at Grant County Detention Center.