Pike man arrested on child porn charges

Stephen Ramey

ELKHORN CITY, Ky. — An Elkhorn City man has been arrested after police say he was caught downloading child pornography from the internet.

Stephen Ramey, 29, is charged with four counts of possessing and five counts of receiving child porn. Each charge carries a potential sentence of up to five years in prison.

Ramey was arrested Tuesday afternoon, following a police search of his home. Equipment allegedly used in the crime was seized.

Ramey is currently being held without bond in the Pike County Detention Center.