CINCINNATI - A 61-year-old Carthage man faces charges of distributing child pornography, the Hamilton County Sheriff's Office said Wednesday.
Tom Boehmler, of Hunsford Street, downloaded child pornography on the Internet and traded files, the Sheriff's Office said.
Boehmler was arrested Tuesday. He had been under investigation since November, the Sheriff's Office said.
Boehmler is charged with one count of distribution of child pornography, and additional charges are pending.
He is being held in federal custody pending a detention hearing on Thursday.
Anyone with information concerning about Boehmler's activities should contact the Regional Electronics and Computer Investigation Unit at 513-946-6685.