St. Mary Sheriff: Patterson man booked on child porn after detectives discover over 80 images on his computer _lowres

Photo provided by ST. MARY PARISH SHERIFF'S OFFICE -- Joshua Troy Miller, 20, of Patterson, was arrested on Feb. 12, 2016, on accusations he downloaded more than 80 images of child pornography to his personal computer devices, according to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office. Miller had already been arrested Feb. 8, 2016, on accusations he molested a 9-year-old girl.

A Patterson man already accused of molesting a juvenile was arrested over the weekend on another count after a detective found more than 80 images of child pornography on his computer, according to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Joshua Troy Miller, 20, of 117 Laura Drive, remained in the St. Mary Parish jail in lieu of $300,000 bail after his Friday arrest.

Miller had been arrested Feb. 8 on accusations he molested a 9-year-old girl.

A detective investigating the case received further information that Miller downloaded child pornography to his personal computer devices, the Sheriff’s Office said. The detective obtained a warrant to search the computer and found the images.