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Caddo Parish man faces more sex abuse charges

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Loyd Karl Hastings (source: Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office) Loyd Karl Hastings (source: Caddo Parish Sheriff's Office)
CADDO PARISH, La. (KTBS) -

A Caddo Parish man, who is already serving time in a Louisiana prison, is facing more sex abuse charges.

Evidence continues to mount against Loyd Karl Hastings, who pled guilty to similar charges in DeSoto Parish and has an outstanding warrant in Caddo Parish for the sexual battery and aggravated rape of juveniles. Hastings was named this week in yet another Caddo Parish arrest warrant for manufacturing child pornography and possession of child pornography.

Caddo Sheriff's Detectives were contacted in December after someone found a number of suspicious computer disks in a storage trailer owned by Hastings. The disks were marked with the name of one of the juvenile victims from the earlier case investigated by Caddo Parish. Detectives say there were at least 250,000 images of child pornography on the disks, including some of local victims and some from the internet.

A search warrant was issued for Hastings' property on West Martin Luther King Drive where detectives found four additional boxes filled with about 500 disks containing multiple images of child pornography.

Hastings is currently serving his sentence on the DeSoto charges at a facility in Ferriday. The Caddo Parish District Attorney's Office is working to execute the Caddo Parish warrants.

Anyone with information regarding these investigations is urged to contact Detective Moore at 681-0700. 

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