Teacher Charged with Possessing Child Porn

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TAMPA (2009-12-04) -

A 41-year-old math teacher with the Hillsborough County School District is charged with possessing child pornography.

Federal authorities arrested King High School teacher - Aaron Brian Sands - after searching his Brandon home and finding 36 images of child pornography on his laptop computer.

If convicted, Sands could serve up to 10 years in federal prison. Sands has resigned from the school district. School officials have sent home letters to parents telling them about the situation.

To read the criminal complaint filed by the U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida, click here.

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