Madison
3° F
Clear
Clear
Advertisement

School employee accused of accessing child porn

Published On: Aug 20 2013 08:08:17 AM CDT
Police lights file
PHELPS, Wis. -

A Phelps School District employee is accused of accessing child pornography while at work.

The 61-year-old Phelps man was arrested Monday. 

Vilas County sheriff's officials are recommending 78 felony counts of possessing child pornography.

The sheriff's department investigated after someone from the school district told them in February that an employee was accessing pornographic web sites.

Chief Deputy Joseph Fath said the employee no longer works for the district.

Advertisement
  • PHOTOS: Uber-cute puppies on tour

    A basket of puppies arrived at the News 3 studio in Madison Friday morning as part of a promotion between Uber Madison and a Madison-based pet rescue. Uber and Underdogpetrescue.org teamed up to offer a puppy break to Uber app users that benefits the pet rescue. Condi (brown) and Wylie (black) got lots of snuggles and love from staff before they went on their way to cheer up other Madisonians through Uber until 3 p.m., the company said.

  • GOP group at debate

    Scott Olson/Getty Image

    2016 presidential candidates' net worth

    Ever wonder just what a presidential candidate is worth? Take a look at the net worth estimates for each of the remaining Republican and Democratic candidates as compiled by Forbes.

  • Jim Gilmore

    Darren McCollester/Getty Images

    Election 2016: Who has dropped out

    Jim Gilmore became the latest 2016 presidential candidate to leave the race on Friday. Here's a look at him and the other former candidates who have also ended their campaigns.

Advertisement