An Aiken man is facing multiple charges related to downloading and viewing of child pornography.
Damian Alexander Connor, 31, of Aiken was charged with 10 counts of second-degree sexual exploitation of a minor, according to jail records.
On Jan. 15, the Aiken County Sheriff's Office received information from the South Carolina Attorney General's Office in reference to a child pornography investigation.
Arrest warrants state the suspect distributed videos of minors, ages 8 to 14 years of age, engaging in sexual activity or appearing in a state of sexually explicit nudity.
The defendant admitted to downloading and viewing the pornography, the arrest warrants state.
The incidents occurred on Willow Run Road in Aiken from Sept. 1 to May 7, warrants state.
Connor was charged on Tuesday and was taken to the Aiken County detention center where he is currently being held as of Wednesday afternoon.