LIBERTY, Ohio (WKBN) – The trial against a former substitute teacher in Liberty accused of child pornography began Monday morning.
Opening statements and testimony were going on inside a Trumbull County courtroom involving Michael Mattocks.
Mattocks is facing eight counts of child pornography and sharing images of minors in nudity-oriented materials.
Investigators say Mattocks is charged with taking pictures of young nude girls between 2015 and 2017.
He was a substitute teacher for the Liberty Local School District in 2016.
He was fired immediately after the charges surfaced.