Pinellas County, FL (November 30, 2018) – A Darby Township man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 7-year-old boy and making a videotape of the abuse.
24-year-old Archie Joseph Kissling repeatedly abused the innocent child and constructed child pornography out of it, according to police. Kissling was charged with multiple counts of sexual intercourse with a child, indecent assault, criminal use of a communication facility, and more.
Two concerned citizens from Florida called the police and said that they found videos and images of the abuse belonging to Kissling. A detective was able to obtain the videos and images from a Google account.
There were also other child pornography images of different children saved in the Google account. Kissling remains behind bars at this time.
Pinellas County Sex Crime Laws
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