A Boone County man, 58-year-old Steven Lee Peach of Harrison, is being held in the Boone County Detention Center with multiple sex-related charges filed against him.According to the probable cause affidavit filed Monday, a family member contacted law enforcement in mid-February alleging Peach has been seen viewing child pornography on his cellphone a few months earlier. The family member released the phone to a Boone County Sheriff’s investigator.
A search warrant was obtained for Peach’s residence, and he allegedly provided his cellphone password to the investigator.
An investigation of a computer tower at the Harrison man’s residence and a interview with him at the sheriff’s office led to felony charges of rape, distributing, possessing or viewing of matter depicting sexually explicit conduct involving a child and first-degree sexual assault being filed.
Peach is being held on a $50,000 bond.