Vegas Man Faces Child Pornography Charges in Jefferson County

MT. VERNON — A Las Vegas man is facing multiple felony charges for allegedly possessing and disseminating child pornography. Jefferson County Court Reports indicate that 21-year-old Anthony J. Gradney was formally charged with four counts of child pornography this week.

Gradney is accused of possessing a film or depiction of a child and an image of a child engaging in sexual conduct. On October 10, 2016, Gradney allegedly and knowingly disseminated someone by computer a film or moving depiction of a child and an image of a child engaging in sexual conduct. Gradney allegedly also knew the child was under the age of 18.

A warrant has been issued for Gradney’s arrest with bond set at $200,000. The most severe charge is a class X felony punishable by six to 30 years in prison.