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Jason Gathe

NEW IBERIA — A 32-year-old New Iberia man has been arrested on counts of possessing child porn, Attorney General Jeff Landry's office announced Wednesday.

Jason Gathe was booked into Iberia Parish Prison on 20 counts of possessing sexual abuse images/videos of children, Landry's office said.

Gathe's arrest followed a joint investigation between the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation Cyber Crime Unit, Homeland Security Investigations, the Iberia Parish Sheriff’s Office, and the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office.

Anyone with information or concerns about Gathe is asked to call the Louisiana Bureau of Investigation at 800-256-4506. Callers do not have to give their names, according to the attorney general's office.