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Arrest Made In Child Pornography Investigation




Madison County Sheriff’s Office

Huntsville, Alabama

Blake L. Dorning-Sheriff



November 3, 2016


Sheriff Blake Dorning announced today that John Sheldon, w/m born in 1980, was arrested by the Madison county Sheriff’s Office Criminal investigation Division (CID) for two counts of Possession of Child Pornography. His bond was set at $15,000 per charge. Sheldon is a former employee of the Sheriff’s Office working in the capacity of Information Technology. He resigned several weeks ago. The investigation into this case is continuing and evidence is still being analyzed. At the conclusion of the investigation more charges may be filed.  

Sheldon was arrested on probable cause by the Madison County Sheriff’s Office and is presumed innocent until determined otherwise by the Judicial System.

Questions concerning this release may be directed to Madison County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigations Division (CID) Lt. Mike Salomonsky (256) 533-8820.