A school employee in Milford, Massachusetts, has been arrested on child pornography charges.
The office of U.S. Attorney Andrew Lelling announced Wednesday that 33-year-old Vincent Kiejzo had been charged with a count of child pornography possession.
Kiejzo is accused of having about 6,000 images on a thumb drive. Some of the images showed a child under 12, Lelling's office said.
If convicted, authorities say Kiejzo could face up to 20 years in prison.
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Kiejzo is as an employee of Milford Public Schools, according to Lelling's office.
A detention hearing is scheduled for Friday. It was not immediately clear if Kiejzo had an attorney.