South Jersey crossing guard, school board member arrested on child porn charges

An 80-year-old crossing guard and school board member in South Jersey has been arrested on charges of possession and distribution of child pornography.The Camden County Prosecutor’s Office says Rudolph Kube was charged Thursday after detectives executed a search warrant at his Magnolia home. Authorities say they found several hard drives containing numerous images and videos of child pornography.

Prosecutors said the investigation began after detectives monitoring a peer-to-peer file sharing program noticed videos of child pornography were being downloaded from an IP address associated with Kube’s home.

Kube is a crossing guard for Magnolia Middle School and is a member of the Magnolia School District Board of Education.

His bail has been set at $100,000.

It wasn’t immediately known if he had retained an attorney.

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