Chesnee man pleads guilty

Columbia, SC - COLUMBIA, SC (WMBF) - A Chesnee man who was already a registered sex offender pleaded guilty to eight counts of sexual exploitation of a minor.

Officials say Daniel J. Branum, 46, was in possession of eight images of child sexual exploitation.

South Carolina Law Enforcement Division executed a search warrant on Branum's home in October of 2007 that led to the seizure of five computers.

Judge Roger L. Couch sentenced Branum to ten years to run concurrently on all charges.

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