De Pere man arrested for possession of child pornography

Published 07/02 2014 01:31PM

Updated 07/02 2014 01:33PM

De Pere, Wis.(WFRV)- A De Pere man was taken into custody on Tuesday for possession of child pornography.

 

According to the Brown County Sheriff's Office, 30-year-old Ryan Scheelk was arrested as part of an undercover operation which focused on the distribution of child pornography.

 

The sting was part of a larger operation in conjunction with the De Pere Police Department, Brown County Drug Task Force and the Wisconsin  Division of Criminal Investigation to stop the exploitation of children on the internet.


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