SW suburban doctor facing child porn charges

January 26, 2012 2:47:51 PM PST
A southwest suburban doctor is facing child pornography charges after images were allegedly discovered on his computer hard drive.

Hugo Alvarez of Willow Springs took his computer to a store in Westmont for service, according to police and when employees found child porn images on the hard drive they called authorities.

Alvarez is charged with aggravated child pornography.

He has practiced internal medicine at Chicago-area hospitals for many years.