Lawrence County man charged with child exploitation, cyberstalking

Published 4:16 pm Friday, June 30, 2023

A Lawrence County man has been arrested and charged with two counts of cyberstalking and one count of exploitation of a child.

The Lawrence County Sheriff’s Office arrested Benny Dewayne Harris Monday, June 26, according to Sheriff Ryan Everett. He is being held on a $150,000 bond in the Lawrence County Jail.

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“We are currently processing evidence to determine whether or not any further charges are pending,” Everett said. 

All defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of appropriate jurisdiction.