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Constable accused of sexual exploitation of a minor

Derick Hundley (Source: Dyer County Sheriff's Office) Derick Hundley (Source: Dyer County Sheriff's Office)

DYERSBERG, TN (KFVS) - A county constable has been charged on one count of aggravated sexual exploitation of a minor.

Derick Hundley was arrested by the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation on July 21 and taken to the Obion County Jail.

He is a former Halls police officer and one of 10 constables for Dyer County.

The Dyersberg Mayor's office confirmed that Hundley was elected a constable in 2010.

Hundley has now resigned from that position. Dyer County is now accepting applications for that position. The county is expected to vote on a replacement later this month.

The investigation is ongoing and even though it is a state charge, the FBI is also working on the case.

Hundley was being held in Obion County on $250,000 bond.

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