Orion man facing child pornography charges
ORION, Ill. (KWQC) - An Orion man was arrested Wednesday on child pornography charges, the Illinois State Police said.
Frank R. Laughner, 22, is charged with two counts of dissemination of child pornography, a Class X felony, and seven counts of possession of child pornography, a Class 2 felony.
According to a media release, troopers, the Illinois Attorney General’s High-Tech Crimes Bureau, the Quad City Metropolitan Enforcement Group, the Henry County Sheriff’s Office, the Geneseo Police Department, and the Colona Police Department Wednesday searched Laughner’s home in connection with a child pornography investigation.
He is being held in the Henry County Jail on a $300,000 bond.
The investigation is ongoing.
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