For Immediate Release:
On October 28, 2020, Collin County Sheriff's Office Child Exploitation Unit (CEU) Investigators arrested 33-year-old Lyle Schoen for Promotion of Child Pornography and Possession of Child Pornography.
Collin County Sheriff's Office Investigators, working in an undercover capacity, identified Schoen as an individual utilizing the internet to traffic in child pornography.
Investigators obtained and executed a search warrant at the suspect's residence in McKinney, Texas. Evidence recovered at the scene includes electronic devices that contain child pornography and a sex toy that resembles a child.
Schoen is being held at the Collin County Detention Facility on a $150,000.00 bond.
Collin County Sheriff Jim Skinner stated, "I'm proud of our people and their continued effort to protect the children of Collin County. This is another example of their commitment to protecting the most vulnerable among us."
We would like to thank the Texas Department of Public Safety and Plano Police Department for their assistance in this investigation.
CCSO Press Release _ Lyle Schoen