Bossier City man arrested for possession and distribution of child pornography


Louisiana State Police Detectives assigned to the Special Victim’s Unit (SVU) arrested a Bossier City man Wednesday, June 27 for possession and distribution of child pornography.

In March, SVU detectives began an investigation which resulted in a search warrant being obtained for a Bossier City residence.  That warrant was executed by LSP-SVU detectives and members of ICAC Taskforce, Department of Homeland Security, Federal Bureau of Investigations, US Marshal’s Task Force, Bossier City Marshal’s Office, Louisiana Attorney General’s Cyber Crime Unit, Bossier Parish Sheriff’s Office, Bossier City Police Department, Shreveport Police Department, Haughton Police Department, DeSoto Parish Sheriff’s Office and Claiborne Parish Sheriff’s Office.

During the search, evidence indicating possession and distribution of pornography involving juveniles was found on devices within the residence belonging to the suspect, Ernest “Michael” Prince, 68, of Bossier City. Prince was not at the residence when the search warrant was executed but was quickly located and arrested.

He was booked at the Bossier Max Correctional Center and charged with 10 counts of Possession of Pornography Involving Juveniles and 6 counts of Distribution of Pornography Involving Juveniles The investigation is on-going.