24-year-old Hornell man arrested for promoting child pornography
Hornell, N.Y. - A 24-year-old Hornell man was arrested August 24 for promoting child pornography.
According to New York State Police, Ryan Hamilton is charged with promoting a sexual performance by a child and possessing a sexual performance by a child.
Troopers say Hamilton shared files using his computer that showed children under 16 engaging in sexual conduct.
Trropers initially opened the investigation with the FBI, Hornell Police Department and the New York State Police Computer Crime Unit in June.
The investigation is ongoing.
Hamilton was taken to the Steuben County Jail with no bail.