Mason man facing child pornography charges

Troy Lee Richards, 50 (Source: Butler Co. Jail)
Troy Lee Richards, 50 (Source: Butler Co. Jail)

MASON, OH (FOX19) - A Mason man is facing federal charges involving child pornography.

Authorities say Troy Lee Richards, 50, was taken into custody by federal agents at his Mason work place last Friday.

Richards is charged with receipt and possession of child pornography. Few details on the investigation have been released.

He is currently being held by U.S. Marshals in the Butler County Jail. Richards will appear in federal court in Cincinnati on Wednesday.

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