Ga. sheriff's captain linked to teen sex

Thursday, Aug 28, 2014 7:25 AM
Last updated 7:17 PM
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DECATUR, Ga. — Authorities say a veteran sheriff’s captain is accused of using a computer to have an inappropriate relationship a 14-year-old boy.

Henry County sheriff’s Capt. David McCart was apprehended Tuesday by DeKalb County police after a two-month investigation.

DeKalb County police Sgt. Torrey Kennedy tells WSB-TV that his agency was conducting a cross-country investigation with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and came into contact with a suspect later identified as McCart.

CBS 46 reports that McCart is being held on charges of computer pornography and child exploitation and faces a court hearing at 8:30 a.m. Thursday. It wasn’t known whether he has a lawyer.

Henry County sheriff’s officials say they’re assisting DeKalb County authorities with the investigation. They say McCart was terminated when Henry County Sheriff Keith McBrayer learned of the investigation.

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AFjoe
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AFjoe 08/28/14 - 09:51 am
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Never learn

Another classic example of the fox guarding the hen house.

GiantsAllDay
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GiantsAllDay 08/28/14 - 10:38 am
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It is my believe that LEO's

It is my belief that LEO's should conduct themselves just a little bit higher and cleaner than the average guy. I also believe that they should set an example for the general public. But that's just me.

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GiantsAllDay 08/28/14 - 10:59 am
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I don't think the police even

I don't think the police even conduct any pre employment screening.
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