On October 25, 2022, Hendersonville Police Department began an investigation that led to the eventual arrest and indictment of Jay B. Chandler (39).
Mr. Chandler was charged with the following crimes:
- 7 counts for Rape of a Child
- 5 counts for Statutory Rape by an Authority Figure
- 24 counts for Especially Aggravated Sexual Exploitation of a Minor
- 39 counts for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor
- 25 Counts for Sexual Exploitation of a Minor > 100 images
- 1 count of Sexual Exploitation of a Minor > 50 images
HPD asks that anyone who has information pertaining to this case to call and report the information to the Hendersonville Police Department at (615) 822-1111 or the Hendersonville Crime Stoppers at (615) 594-4113.
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