Yo. man arrested on child porn charge

Police arrested Richard Chacone Friday for pandering sexually oriented material involving a minor

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Police arrested a Youngstown man Thursday at his home, charging that he was distributing child pornography.

Officers from the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation arrested Richard Chacone, 33, at his house at 1815 Ridgelawn Ave., charging him with a second-degree felony charge of pandering sexually-oriented material involving a minor.

Jim Ciotti with the Ohio Bureau of Criminal Investigation said the arrest followed an undercover investigation and that the material he said they found was in electronic format.

Police arrested Chacone following a preliminary review of computer equipment found at his home during the search.

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