was an LDS church member in Idaho Falls, Idaho; accused of sexual abuse

Case Summary

Jake S. Hally was a Mormon from Idaho.

Hally was arrested and charged with five felony counts of possession of child pornography in September 2021.

Hally took a plea deal and pleaded guilty to two counts of Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means.

Guilty (Plea Agreement)
2
Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means

Guilty (Plea Agreement)

Case Number
CR10-21-06079

Court
Bonneville County District Court

Judicial Officer
Pickett, Bruce L.

File Date
06/03/2021

Case Type
Criminal

1
Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means

Guilty (Plea Agreement)
2
Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means

Guilty (Plea Agreement)
3
Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means

Dismissed on Motion of Prosecutor
4
Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means

Dismissed on Motion of Prosecutor
5
Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means

Dismissed on Motion of Prosecutor

Child Sexually Exploitative Material Willfully Possess or Access by Any Means

Felony Sentence

Description : SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF A CHILD
Date : 01-11-2023

Description : SEXUAL EXPLOITATION OF A CHILD
Date : 01-11-2023

Sources
  1. Man arrested for allegedly uploading child pornography to Tumblr
    view source details | 22 Sep 2021 | East Idaho News
  2. Jake S. Hally Offender Profile
    view source details | 30 Nov 2023 | Offender Radar
Sources excerpts
  • Man arrested for allegedly uploading child pornography to Tumblr
    Source type: News article
    Publisher: East Idaho News
    Date published/accessed: 22 Sep 2021
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    Jake S. Hally, 26, is charged with five felony counts of possession of child pornography. According to an affidavit of probable cause, The Bonneville County Sheriff’s Office got a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that sexually explicit images of children had been uploaded to a Tumblr page tied to Hally when he lived in eastern Idaho.

    Investigators on the case determined Hally accessed the Tumblr account with child pornography 60 times over two days in November 2020 at his friend’s house in Ammon. Court records show on the account 22 images of graphic sex abuse of young children were uploaded onto the account.

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    Jake S. Hally Offender Profile
    Source type: News article
    Publisher: Offender Radar
    Date published/accessed: 30 Nov 2023
    archive 1 | archive 2

Mormon Sexual Abuse Map

International map of locations where active members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints perpetrated or allegedly perpetrated sexual abuse or other sex crimes, or where LDS leaders failed or allegedly failed to help abuse survivors.