Moscow Man Charged With Felonies For Allegedly Possessing Child Porn And Domestic Violence

A 29-year-old Moscow man is charged with multiple felonies for allegedly possessing child pornography and domestic violence assault.

Jerome French is in the Latah County Jail in Moscow on 50,000 dollars bond.  French was arrested by Moscow Police on November 17th for felony domestic battery with traumatic injury.  During the domestic violence investigation officers reportedly found evidence that French was in possession of child porn.  They seized French’s phone from the jail and obtained a warrant to search the device.  The Moscow PD’s Computer Forensic Detective Eric Kjorness searched French’s phone and allegedly found two images of child porn.

French has been charged with two counts of sexual exploitation of a child.  He is scheduled to make a court appearance Thursday.  French faces two separate cases related to the allegations.