A 40-year-old Sedalia man has been charged with two counts of Possession of Child Pornography.

Pettis County Jail

The charges stem from a search warrant that was served last Friday (Apr 28), at 2005 South Harrison Avenue. Members of the Western Missouri Cyber Crimes Task Force and Sedalia Police Department served the warrant on 40-year-old Christopher L. Richard.

According to the report, Richard was arrested and allegedly admitted to downloading 5-10 movies that contained child pornography.

Online court documents indicate that Richard has been charged with two counts of Possession of Child Pornography (Class B felony).

Richard was taken to the Pettis County Jail, with a bond set at $100,000. A court date is pending.