|Published:||Oct 13, 2013 5:26 AM EDT|
|Updated:||Oct 14, 2013 11:44 AM EDT|
CAPE CORAL, Fla. - A former Cape Coral man is facing accusations of leading a worldwide pedophile ring. According to documents WINK News obtained from the federal court in Indianapolis, investigators have charged John Rex Powell with conspiracy to sexually exploit a child.
The investigation into the pedophile ring began years ago, but recently unsealed documents are giving us more information on the arrest.
According to court documents, investigators "recovered videos and stills depicting a boy who was between five and six years old engaged in sex acts with John Rex Powell."
The boy was allegedly taken around thr world. The documents go onto say, "There are images and videos of powell engaged in sexual acts in Florida, Califonria, Indiana, and Australia."
Powell is set for trial in Federal Court in Indianapolis later this month.
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