A Lampe man faces multiple child-sex abuse charges following a lengthy investigation in Stone County.
According to Nixa Police, 36-year-old Jeffrey Manley admitted to making child pornography and having an illegal relationship with a minor for the past two years.
The investigation has been ongoing since January.
Stone County charges against Manley include statutory rape, statutory sodomy, endangering the welfare of a child, sexual misconduct involving a child, and drug possession.
Manley is free on bond. Nixa Police have referred the case to U.S. Attorney’s office to consider federal charges.