Glocester bus monitor arrested for child porn

By: Dee DeQuattro
Email: ddequattro@abc6.com
Twitter: @deedequattro

A bus monitor for elementary school children in Glocester has been arrested for allegedly possessing and transferring child pornography.

30-year-old Joseph Such Jr. was arrested after a tip from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children indicating that an individual at an address on Putnam Pike was transferring images of child porn. The State Police Internet Crimes Against Children taskforce traced the address to Such.

On Friday morning police executed a warrant at the home of Such and seized a laptop and cellular telephone.

Such is employed as a school bus monitor by Hopkins Transportation and was assigned to route #53 transporting West Glocester Elementary School students to and from school.

Such is was arraigned this afternoon on charges of possession and transfer of child pornography. He was released on $10,000 personal recognizance under some conditions. He was ordered not to have contact with children and not to use the internet.

He is due back in court August 15th. 
 

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