Three Acadiana men arrested in child pornography investigation

Three Acadiana men were booked this week on counts of child pornography following investigations by the Louisiana Attorney General’s Office and area law enforcement agencies.

Adam Shilow, 33, of 210 S. Saint George St., Eunice, was picked up Tuesday on counts of indecent behavior with juveniles, producing child pornography, computer aided solicitation of a minor and unlawful use of social networking,” the Attorney General’s Office said in a prepared statement Thursday.

Shilow was booked into the St. Landry Parish Jail. If convicted Shilow faces up to 75 years in prison.

Also arrested Tuesday was Scott Paul Touchet, 40, of 3113 Lamas St., Erath.

Touchet was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center on 500 counts of possessing child pornography, for which he could be sentenced to 20 years in prison for each count.

The last arrest occurred Wednesday when 45-year-old Gilbert Dupre, of 104 Lovely Iris Lane, Duson, was booked on 40 counts of distributing child pornography. The maximum sentence on each count is 20 years in prison, the Attorney General’s Office said.