From The Tribune staff reports
TRUSSVILLE – On Feb. 22, 2023, detectives with the Trussville Police Department executed a search warrant at the residence of 63-year-old Terry Lee Yerby of Trussville, Alabama. The search warrant was obtained after receiving a cyber tip through the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children.
During the search, detectives seized several electronics belonging to Yerby. After a thorough forensic examination of the electronics, detectives discovered thousands of images depicting child pornography.
Arrest warrants were issued by the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office on Tuesday March 21, 2023.
On Wednesday March 22, 2023, at 11:31 a.m., Yerby was booked into the Jefferson County Jail. Yerby is charged with Possession of Child Pornography with bonds totaling $150,000.