Substitute teacher in Warrensburg charged with child porn

WARRENSBURG, Mo. - Johnson County, Mo., prosecutors have charged Joshua Berry Daniel Woodard, 30, of Warrensburg, Mo., with 10 counts of child pornography.

In the probable cause statement, Woodward is listed as a substitute teacher at Ridgeview Elementary School in the Warrensburg R-6 School District. According to a statement from the district, he was hired on a substitute in October 2013.

Officers launched an investigation into the child pornography in January 2014, traced back to Woodard's address.

In April, investigators obtained a search warrant at his house, seizing two laptop computers and other items containing "numerous" files containing videos and images of suspected child pornography.

Woodard admitted to detectives to downloading and viewing the files.

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