Butler County Sheriff Richard K. Jones called the investigation “one of the worst cases of child pornography investigated by this agency.”
At a news conference today, Jones said there were thousands of images involved in the investigation, and some of the children involved were as young as 8 months to 2 years old.
There will be more charges coming that could total in the hundreds, Jones said.
Fraley also faces charges of aggravated trafficking in drugs, drug abuse meth and three counts of child endangering. Those charges were filed by the Butler County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday. A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Friday in Middletown Municipal on those cases
Fraley is scheduled to be arraigned on the pornography-related charges Wednesday morning in Middletown Municipal Court.