Retired North Carolina teacher accused of having child porn

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Christopher Trump

GASTON COUNTY, N.C. — A retired North Carolina high school teacher is accused of having child pornography that featured children as young as 5.

WNCN reported that 64-year-old Christopher Trump was arrested Tuesday and faces three counts of third-degree sexual exploitation of a child.

The suspect taught junior ROTC at Hunter Huss High School in Gastonia for 18 years and retired in 2013, according to WCNC.

Gaston County police arrested the suspect at his home after a month-long investigation. He allegedly had pornographic videos which involved children ages 5 to 13.

The suspect was jailed in Gaston County under a $150,000 bond and has court planned for next month.

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