Newton County man jailed on child pornography charges

Newton County man jailed on child pornography charges
Gerald Rhodes (Source: Newton County Sheriff's Office)

NEWTON COUNTY, Texas (KTRE) - A Newton County man is charged with six counts of possession of child pornography.

Gerald Xavier Rhodes, 24, was arrested Wednesday at a residence on County Road 2041 in the Liberty Community, according to the Newton County Sheriff’s Office.

The arrest happened during a search warrant executed by the Texas Attorney General’s Office with assistance from the Newton County Sheriff’s Office.

Rhodes' is being held in the Newton County Jail on bonds totaling $180,000.

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