21-year-old Joshua Brister of Lafayette has been arrested for 1 count of allegedly distributing child pornography.

Attorney General Jeff Landry's Office made the announcement Monday morning, along with the arrest of 51-year-old David Duplechian of Covington for 8 counts of the same crime.

Brister has been booked into the Lafayette Parish Jail after a joint investigation with the Iberia Parish Sheriff's Office, the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office and the Lafayette Police Department.