A Taylorville man who was facing child pornography charges in Christian County has now been charged in Federal Court. After having 12 counts charged against him in Christian County, Todd M. England was indicted on 2 counts of child pornography by a Federal Grand Jury. The charges in Christian County were dropped on Tuesday with news of incoming charges from the Federal level.
The 45 year old England was originally arrested on April 3rd without incident and transported to Christian County Jail. He had a $75,000 bond that he had posted. That bond was returned to him, and the GPS was removed as he is now facing these Federal Charges. England lived on the 1000 block of Cheney Street. He will be in Springfield Federal District Court on October 29th at 11 AM.
Both Charges are A Class X felony which carries a mandatory minimum sentence of six years and a maximum sentence of 30 years. It is also punishable by a fine of up to $25,000.