DECATUR, Ala. (WHNT) – Federal authorities have arrested a man in Tennessee in connection with a child pornogrophy investigation that started in Decatur.

Decatur Police began an investigation after a woman reported she found a flash drive belonging to an acquaintance, James Dwight Mitchell, 32. The woman told investigators she discovered multiple images of Mitchell and a 12-year-old involved in nudity and sex acts.

Investigators confirmed the woman’s claims and issued a warrant for Mitchell’s arrest. U.S. Marshals located Mitchell in Jackson, Tennessee on June 21.

Marshall is charged with first-degree sodomy, first-degree sexual abuse, production of obscene matter, and possession of obscene matter.

Mitchell will be extradited to Alabama, then booked into the Morgan County Jail in lieu of a $160,000 bond.

He was taken into custody and charged with first-degree sodomy, first-degree sexual abuse, production of obscene matter, and possession of obscene matter.

Mitchell is awaiting extradition to Alabama from Tennessee. He will be booked into the Morgan County Jail in lieu of a $160,000 bond.