Union County State’s Attorney Tyler R. Edmonds says 58-year-old Thomas Keith Gowin of Olive Branch has been indicted by the Union County Grand Jury on two counts of child pornography. Edmonds says both are Class X felonies. Gowin is charged with filming a child under the age of 13 during 2015 and 2016. He was arrested in March following an investigation by the Union County Sheriff’s Department and Illinois State Police. He is being held in the Jackson County Jail in Murphysboro on a $500,000 bond. A pre-trial hearing has been set for May 12 with a jury trial set for July 11 at 9 a.m. at the Union County Courthouse in Jonesboro.
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