Convicted sex offender in Elkhorn arrested on child porn charges

A convicted sex offender in Walworth County is facing new charges of possessing child pornography, according to a news release.

The Walworth County Sheriff’s Office said 29-year-old Anthony M. Schmidt, of the town of Geneva was taken into custody at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday in the 1000 block of Proctor Drive in Elkhorn.

According to the release, Schmidt was arrested on suspicion of possession of child pornography, a sex offender registration violation and a probation violation.

Schmidt was ordered to register as a sex offender for life after a felony conviction for possession of child porn in 2014.

Convicted sex offender in Elkhorn arrested on child porn charges

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