Baldwinsville, NY (WIBX) - A North Syracuse man was taken to jail on multiple child pornography charges.

 State police say the arrest yesterday, follows an extensive investigation and subsequent search of the suspects' computer. He is 31-year-old Timothy J. Ritschel of 8402 Theodolite Drive in Baldwinsville. Ritschel is charged with 5-counts of Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child.

Following his arraignment in a Village of Liverpool Court, Ritschel was taken to Onondaga County Jail, pending further court/bail action.