PA Dem forced to resign after infant porn(!) discovered on his computer

PA Dem forced to resign after infant porn(!) discovered on his computer
Philip Ahr (Image: Conservative Tribune video screen grab)

A Pennsylvania Democrat is facing criminal charges for images of child pornography found on his computers — including some involving infants.

According to WPVI, Philip Ahr, a former member of the board of commissioners in Radnor Township, outside Philadelphia, resigned from his post Monday. He was charged in October with possession and dissemination of child pornography, criminal use of communication facility, and abuse of children.

The 66-year-old handed over his badge and submitted his formal letter of resignation indicating that he would be vacating his seat, the television station reported.

On Oct. 23, Ahr stepped down as the board’s president.

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The investigation began in late August after authorities said they received information from the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children that Ahr had uploaded and shared pornographic images of children.

Authorities executed a search warrant of Ahr’s home on Sept. 21, and reportedly found incriminating evidence on Ahr’s computer.

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