Montgomery County deputy arrested for child pornography

Photo by: Montgomery County Precinct 3

MONTGOMERY COUNTY – A Precinct 3 Montgomery County officer has been arrested on charges of possession of child pornography.

The officer, identified as Daniel Lynch, was terminated and had his uniforms confiscated following his noncompliance when asked to hand over his cell-phone for further investigation.

The Department of Homeland Security and Texas Rangers are working collectively to conduct their investigation.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.