Police: Waxhaw man arrested on child pornography charges

Police have arrested a Waxhaw man on child pornography charges.

On Friday, December 11, Michal Ernest Crick, 52, was charged with nine counts of third degree sexual exploitation of a minor, according to the Union County Sheriff's Office.

Crick is accused of possessing images and videos of children between the ages of two and eleven engaged in various sexual acts with adults. 

Investigators say Crick obtained the images and video through peer-to-peer sharing networks.

Crick received a $150,000 bond on the charges, which he posted on the day of his arrest, according to police.

He is scheduled for court on January 19, 2016.