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Henry Co. captain charged with child pornography

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HENRY COUNTY, Ga. -

Officials confirm a captain at the Henry County Sheriff's Office is accused of communicating with a 14-year-old boy over the internet.

According to DeKalb County Police, David McCart was arrested on Tuesday around 11:00 p.m.

Henry County Sheriff Keith McBrayer says he released McCart from his duties following the arrest.

The Sheriff's office confirms McCart arranged a meeting with the teenager for “inappropriate reasons.”

“I am deeply saddened by the incident as this disgraceful conduct reflects on all dedicated and professional Law Enforcement officers,” Sheriff McBrayer stated in a release following the arrest.

DeKalb Police say McCart is being charged with computer exploitation and child pornography.

The Sheriff's Internal Affairs Unit is assisting DeKalb County in the investigation.

FOX 5 will continue to update this developing story.

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