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Panama City Couple Arrested on Serious Child Exploitation Charges

PANAMA CITY,  FL. (WDNews) – Acting on a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC), the Panama City Police Department has arrested Harlin Crowley, 35, and Briana Yon, 35, for manufacturing and promoting the sexual performance of a child.

Crowley is facing over 20 felony charges, including lewd or lascivious molestation of a victim under 12 years old, a capital felony. He is currently being held without bond. Yon faces four felony charges, two of which are also capital felonies. She is being held on a $700,000 bond.

The investigation is ongoing. Authorities urge anyone with information on this case to contact the Panama City Police Department at 850-872-3100, or report tips anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 850-785-TIPS.