LAUDERDALE COUNTY, MS (WLBT) - Authorities say a Lauderdale County teacher had child pornography on his computer.
58-year-old Stephen Risher, a teacher at Southeast Lauderdale schools, was taken into custody Wednesday morning, after an investigation by the Attorney General's Cyber Crimes unit.
Risher is charged with five different counts of child pornography.
School officials say he has been placed on suspension without pay and is not allowed on their campuses until the case is settled.
Risher is currently in jail on a 125-thousand dollars bond .