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Plymouth School Teacher Charged With Child Porn

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A teacher at the Eli Terry Middle School in Plymouth has been charged with possessing child pornography.

Police arrested 41-year-old Damon Papp at his Winsted home after they say they found 50 pictures and 120 videos of child pornography on his computer and cellphone.

He’s been charged with first-degree possession of child pornography.

The arrest is the culmination of  three-month investigation by the Winsted and Waterrown Police Departments.

School officials say he has been suspended indefinately from his job as a seventh-grade math teacher at the Terry Middle School.

He is being held on a $250,000 bail.

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