BUFFALO, NY-- A registered nurse at Olean General Hospital is facing child pornography charges.
U.S. Attorney William Hochul's office announced Willie G. Reid, 46, of Olean was arrested for distributing and possessing child pornography.
Reid worked in the pediatric unit of the hospital.
Investigators say that between February 9, 2012 and February 8, 2013, Reid downloaded videos and images of child pornography using a peer-to-peer file sharing program.
Reid is scheduled to appear in court on May 8th. If convicted, Reid faces a mandatory minimum sentence of five years in prison, a maximum of 20 years, and a fine of $250,000.