Prosperity man facing seven charges related to the sexual exploitation of minors

Shepler Daniel Chris

Daniel Chris Shepler
Source: Newberry County Detention Center

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– South Carolina Attorney General Alan Wilson says a Newberry County man faces charges related to the sexual exploitation of minors.

According to authorities, 36-year-old Daniel Chris Shepler possessed and distributed files of child sexual abuse material. Officials say the prosperity man was arrested on September 29 and charged with five counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, second degree and two counts of sexual exploitation of a minor, third degree. Authorities say each count is punishable by up to 10 years in prison.

The Attorney General’s Office says it will prosecute the case.

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