MORRISTOWN, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) — An elementary school teacher in Morris County, New Jersey has been hit with child pornography charges.
Morris County prosecutors said bail was set Monday at $50,000 cash for Nicholas Schumacher, 29, of Randolph, who teaches at an elementary school in Bloomfield.READ MORE: NYPD: Mother Throws 4-Week-Old Daughter, 2-Year-Old Son Out Window Before Jumping Out Herself
Schumacher was charged with two counts of child endangerment for allegedly possessing and distributing child porn.
Authorities said the charge culminated an investigation that began when prosecutors received information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children.READ MORE: Police: Man Shoves 77-Year-Old Into Window, Bites Him After Being Denied Access To Bathroom At Greenwich Village Diner
Prosecutors said Schumacher allegedly accessed the images and videos from computers at his home and workplace.
A telephone number for Schumacher could not be located Monday night.MORE NEWS: In-Person Races Resume In NYC With New York Mini 10K
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