A 26-year-old man Horry County man was arrested on a child pornography charge Thursday, according to a release from S.C. Attorney General Alan Wilson.
Jeffrey Dale Vereen of Little River was arrested on one charge of second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor by Internet Crimes Against Children (ICAC) Task Force investigators with Horry County Sheriff’s Office.
Investigators with the Attorney General's Office, which is also a member of the state's ICAC Task Force, assisted with the investigation.
Investigators received a CyberTipline report from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, which led them to Vereen, the release said.
Investigators say Vereen distributed child pornography. He remained jailed at the time of this report. Bond was set at $10,000.
The Attorney General’s Office will prosecute the case.