HENDERSON CO., N.C. (WSPA) – Henderson County Sheriff’s Office said a man was charged with seven counts of sexual exploitation of a minor Thursday.
Deputies arrested and charged Joseph Brandon Keith Howard, 38, of Hendersonville with seven counts of third degree sexual exploitation of a minor.
The sheriff’s office said they received a “cybertip” from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and started an investigation.
A search warrant was executed on Wednesday at Howard’s residence.
Howard was released on a $52,500 bond.