Scotland County man arrested on multiple child exploitation charges for child pornography

55-year-old Scotland Co. man, Theodore Chavis was arrested after a search warrant was executed after several complaints received regarding alleged child exploitation. Theodore may go by Teddy or Ted.

(SCOTLAND CO., NC-)- On Saturday, April 13, 2019, the Scotland County Sheriff’s Office, Criminal Investigative Division, executed a search warrant at, 1802 Anita Drive, Laurinburg, NC, in reference to several complaints received regarding alleged child exploitation. The sheriff’s office also received a search warrant for 21640 Bunch Road, Laurel Hill, NC in reference to this complaint.

Theodore William Chavis, age 55 (AKA Teddy Chavis)
Theodore William Chavis, age 55. (SCOTLAND CO PD) Also possibly known as Teddy Chavis. Chavis was arrested on charges of receiving, soliciting, and storing child pornography in his Laurinburg home.

Upon executing the search warrant, the sheriff’s office criminal investigators seized a number of electronic devices, media storage devices, and a number of firearms including assault rifles.

The Scotland County Sheriff’s Office, Criminal Investigative Division, arrested Theodore William Chavis, 55, for (2) counts of Second Degree Child Exploitation and (1) count of Third Degree Child Exploitation, regarding the solicitation, receiving and storage of child pornographic materials. Chavis received a secured $250,000 bond and is scheduled to be in court, Monday, April 15, 2019.

This investigation remains ongoing at this time.

There are no prior criminal recordings available for Chavis in the NCDPS database.

Theodore Chavis may also be known as Teddy Chavis, Ted William Chavis.

 

 

 

 

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