Deputies arrest Lufkin man on child porn charge

Philip Malone (Source: Angelina County Jail)
Philip Malone (Source: Angelina County Jail)

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - Deputies with the Angelina County Sheriff's Office have arrested a Lufkin man accused of having nude images of a teenaged girl.

A grand jury indicted Philip Jordan Malone, 28, on a charge of third-degree possession of child pornography in October.

Since that time, authorities have had a warrant on him. Sheriff Greg Sanches said he shared his photo on his Facebook page on Tuesday. Sanches said the office received a tip and were able to arrest Malone at a home in Huntington.

According to the sheriff's office report, Malone had been sent nude images of a teenage neighbor who is a girl.

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