Alabama: Two Men Accused Of Keeping 9-Year Old Boy Captive As A Sex Slave
Carl Herold and Charles Dunnavant are being held in jail on $1 million bond for allegedly keeping Herold's 9-year-old son captive as a sex slave for many months.
Investigators say suspects Carl Herold and Charles Dunnavant lived together in Huntsville (Alabama) and that the victimized child Herold's son, according to WZDX.
Hundreds of pornographic images of children were allegedly discovered, authorities told the station. Some of the photos may include images of the boy who lived in the home, the Associated Press said.
Herold is charged with two counts of sodomy, aggravated child abuse and three counts of sexual abuse of a child under 12, WHNT reported.
Dunnavant is charged with sodomy, sexual torture, aggravated child abuse and transmitting or exposing someone to a sexually transmitted disease.
Investigators say that from April 2013, nobody reports having contact with the boy except for his father and Dunnavant.