Man arrested on underage sex charges

GATLINBURG, Tenn. (WVLT) -- A Sevier County man is in custody after being charged with the rape of a child.

Police arrested Johnny Sammons after they say they found sexually explicit videos and pictures on his computer. Police say Sammons had videos of himself having sex with a 12-year-old girl and nude pictures of a 7-year-old girl.

Sammons has been charged with rape of a child and transmission of electronic images.

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