Undocumented immigrant arrested on 100+ sex crime charges in Louisiana

Miguel Martinez - Photo provided by the Louisiana Attorney General's Office.

BATON ROUGE, La. (KNOE) - The Louisiana Attorney General's office has announced the arrest of an undocumented immigrant accused of more than 100 counts involving sex crimes.

AG Jeff Landry (R) says 44-year-old Miguel Martinez was arrested on 100 counts of possession of pornography involving juveniles under the age of 13 years old, one count of production under the age of 13, and one count of sexual battery of a juvenile under the age of 13.

Landry says Martinez was living in Harvey, Louisiana illegally.

Landry says that Martinez was previously deported in 2005 and is a registered sex offender in California.