A school principal has reportedly been arrested and charged with distribution of child pornography in Richmond, Kentucky.
Philip Todd Wilson, 54, was arrested at his home on 15 counts of possession of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor and another 15 counts of distribution of matter portraying a sexual performance by a minor. Police say that they received a tip that the man had “explicit child pornography” at his home and had been distributing it to others.
Officers reportedly found 15 images depicting minors engaging in sexual acts.
“The Clark County Public School System is shocked and dismayed over the recent arrest and allegations concerning the principal of the Area Technology Center, operated by the Kentucky Department of Education, Office of Career and Technical Education and housed in our facilities,” a statement from ClarkCounty Public Schools read. “The Clark County Public School System continues to work with law enforcement in the course of their investigation in this matter.