Retired CPS teacher charged with child porn

October 30, 2008 3:44:05 PM PDT
A retired Chicago public school teacher faces child pornography charges. Sixty-one-year-old Samuel Hossin of suburban Hickory Hills is charged with aggravated possession and aggravated dissemination of child pornography.

Cook County sheriff's police began an investigation after receiving a tip that Hossin had child porn on his home computer.

Hossin was a 6th grade teacher on Chicago's South Side until he retired in 2006. He worked in the Chicago Public Schools system for 30 years.

Hossin is being held on a $400,000 bond.