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Radford Professor Charged Again With Possession of Child Pornography

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Taj Mahon-Haft Taj Mahon-Haft

Update:11:55 p.m.

More charges for a Radford University criminal justice professor charged with 24 counts of possession of child pornography.

Radford Police say Taj Mahon-Haft was charged Thursday with another 24 counts of possession of child pornography and 9 counts of production of child pornography.

Officers say while serving the warrants at his house Thursday night, Mahon-Haft resisted arrest.

He was then charged with resisting arrest, obstruction of justice and assault on a police officer.

Mahon-Haft is being held without bond.

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Radford, VA - A Radford University Criminal Justice professor has been arrested and charged with 24 counts of possession of child pornography.

Radford Police arrested Taj Mahon-Haft after police say they collected evidence from his home computers.

They were originally examining the computers in relation to drug charges handed down by a Radford Grand Jury on March 8th.

But they say they also found images of child pornography.

Mahon-Haft is being held at the New River Valley Regional Jail on a ten-thousand-dollar bond.

His specialty at Radford is drugs and drug policy.

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