A Henderson County man is facing charges after state troopers found child pornography materials at his workplace, state police said.
Leonard A. Gehret, 62, is charged with 18 counts of possession of matter portraying a sex performance by a minor troopers found Gehret "in possession of suspected child sexual exploitation materials while at work."
Gehret was employed at John James Audubon State Park.
On Tuesday, investigators with the undercover Post 16 Internet Crimes Against Children unit executed search warrants at Gehret's residence and office. Equipment used to facilitate the crime was seized and taken to KSP's forensic laboratory for examination, state police said. The charges are class D felonies with each count punishable by one to five years in prison.
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Gehret was being held in the Henderson County jail.