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      Child Porn Charges For Riverdale High Band Instructor

      Riverdale High School band instructor, Steven Christopher Montes of Visalia, has been arrested and is charged with production and possession of child pornography.The charges were announced by Fresno County Sheriff Margaret Mims on Monday, following an investigation that began on Friday. School administrators called the sheriff's office Friday morning when a female student reported finding a recording device, while changing outfits, at the direction of Montes.Investigators seized several computers from the school and then served a search warrant at Montes' Visalia residence where more were taken.Montes was arrested on multiple counts of producing and possessing child pornography and booked into the Fresno County Jail.Montes has since posted bail.Detectives believe may have been other victims in Riverdale or Visalia, where he previously taught music at Divisadero Middle School.Anyone with information is asked to call Detective David Rippe at (559) 497-6027.

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