S. Ind. postmaster faces child porn charges

Elberfeld, Ind. The man in charge of a southern Indiana post office was sent to jail last week on child pornography charges.

Floyd Thompson, 59, the postmaster of the post office in Elberfeld, 20 miles north of Evansville, was arrested there last Friday.

An affidavit alleges Thompson viewed images of child porn on computers, including images of victims as young as three years old.

According to the federal charges, he used file sharing software on numerous occasions to search for photos of underage girls.

Thompson is now facing federal child porn charges.