Two arrested for child porn that went viral on Facebook

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Neighbors told FOX 5 News Moore and several others, including young children, have lived at the home for a year, but were rarely outside.

A woman, Tonya Moore, was taken into custody Monday night in connection with the investigation. "We, just like you, want the person (s) that are abusing this child captured and brought to justice". "I've been doing this for 12 years, and he's the top".

"The problem with sharing this video is that every time this video is shared and viewed, the victim is exposed to more shame and victimization." a release from the Newberry County Sheriff's Office said.

Police said the child in the video possessed great similarities with the one who visited the St Clair Police Station with her mother last Thursday, with subtle differences.

Raleigh police, in a statement, told city residents that if they got the video and shared it, it could result in criminal charges.

State Bureau of Investigation Lt. Brooke Walker says Moore's wife has been detained and is not cooperating.

Moore's fiance is also facing charges of interfering with the prosecution, WSFA reports.

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He is accused of sexually assaulting the children at his mother's home in Detroit and at his home in Alabama while they were in his care between 2011 and 2017.

Both Moore and his fiancé are in the Elmore County Jail.

Prosecutors in MI say the assaults occurred in Detroit and at Moore's home in Alabama.

In Detroit, Moore is charged with first degree criminal sexual conduct, using a computer to commit a crime and distribution child sexually abusive material. Central Alabama Crime Stoppers issued warrants Monday for Moore.

This comes after the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office announced charges against 44-year-old Germaine Moore. "These are the things that cause parents to wonder what boogeymen are under the bed, or what bad things are going to happen to our children".

Earlier this week, numerous law agencies in MI and beyond issued notices in response to the viral child porn video being spread on the internet notifying the public that sharing a child porn video, regardless of the intent, is illegal. The incident reportedly happened in Alabama, but the video was shared - and prompted much alarm - worldwide.

A strong lead was received by ICAC from the Detroit Police Department's Sex Crimes Unit, she said.

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