BELLEVILLE, Ill. (KSDK) - The St. Clair County State's Attorney's Office charged a 38-year-old Millstandt man for allegedly filming child pornography on cell phone.
According to Lt. Scott Weymouth, spokesman for the St. Clair County Sheriff's Department, a deputy was called to a residence in the 7200 block of Wirth Road Monday morning regarding an unauthorized recording. The woman at the home told the deputy she was checking her boyfriend's phone when she came across a video of a nude child putting on clothes in a bathroom.
Weymouth said the deputy reported the phone appeared to have been slid underneath a bathroom door to make the recording.
Investigators identified Charles Winston Jr. as the suspect. At present, Winston Jr. is on parole for federal drug violations.
Winston Jr. was charged with one count of child pornography. He remains jailed on $100,000 bond.