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November 10, 2021

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Attorney General Steve Marshall Announces Arrest of Montgomery County Man on Multiple Charges of Possession of Child Pornography

(MONTGOMERY) —Attorney General Steve Marshall announced the arrest yesterday of a Montgomery County man on multiple charges of possession of child pornography.

Steven Satterwhite, 46, of Montgomery, was arrested by Special Agents of the Attorney General’s Office and taken to the Montgomery County Jail. His bond was set at $37,500. This arrest was the result of a partnership between the Attorney General’s Office, the East Metro Area Crime Center, the Joint Electronic Crimes Task Force, Montgomery Police Department, and Prattville Police Department.

If convicted, Satterwhite faces a maximum penalty of up to 10 years imprisonment and a fine of up to $15,000 for each of the five counts, which are class C felonies.

No further information about the investigation or about Satterwhite’s alleged crimes other than what is stated in the arrest warrant may be released at this time.

*A warrant is merely an accusation. The defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty.

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