Former pastor faces child porn charge

Mug shot of Byron Blue courtesy the Kokomo Police.
Mug shot of Byron Blue courtesy the Kokomo Police.

KOKOMO, Ind. (WISH) – A 76-year-old man is preliminarily charged with possession of child pornography.

Police arrested Byron Blue on a warrant, at his home in the 900 block of East Dixon Street.

In August of 2013 the FBI Child Exploitation Task Force began their investigation for the former pastor of Point Isabelle United Methodist Church.

Blue was the pastor of the church and held weekly youth groups.

The case is under investigation by the Howard County Prosecutor’s and Kokomo Police.

Anyone with more information should call 765-456-2230 or 317-845-4715.

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