Man charged in 'Net teen sex case
A Washington County Fire Police officer charged with solicitation of minors for sex acts and distributing child pornography over the Internet was being held on $100,000 bond Wednesday evening, Maryland State Police said.
Warren V. Conway, 61, of the 200 block of East Poplar Street in Funkstown, was charged Tuesday with solicitation of a minor for the purpose of engaging in sexual contact, possession of pornography, distribution of child pornography and contributing to the delinquency of a minor, according to state police.
Conway, who is a member of the Mount Aetna Fire Department, has been a fire police officer for more than 10 years, according to Mount Aetna Chief Terry Stouffer.
Authorities confiscated his fire police badge upon his arrest Tuesday and he was suspended from duty, said 1st Sgt. Randy Wilkinson of the Washington County Sheriff's Department.