Man arrested on child pornography charges

By Anna Norris

Man arrested on child pornography charges

May 15, 2014 Updated May 15, 2014 at 3:26 PM EST

Bainbridge, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A man was found to be in possession of child pornography in his Bainbridge home.

On May 14, New York State Troopers at Sidney arrested David Menard, 57, of Bainbridge, for possession of a sexual performance by a child, a class E felony, and promoting a sexual performance by a child, a class D felony.

An investigation for child pornography had been started by the New York State Police Internet Crimes Against Children Unit earlier.

Menard was arrested after a search warrant was conducted at his home, located at the Maple Manor Apartments on S. Main Street in Bainbridge.

He was taken to the Chenango County Jail in lieu of $10,000 cash bail.