WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) - A Westfield man is in jail Wednesday night after denying indecent assault, and child sex charges.
First Assistant Hampden County District Attorney Jennifer Fitzgerald told 22News that 61 year-old Gardner Whitney was arraigned this morning in Westfield District Court.
Whitney was charged with:
- Indecent Assault and Battery (1 count)
- Possession of Child Pornography (4 counts)
- Posing a Child in the Nude (3 counts)
- Secretly Recording a Nude Person (3 counts)
Fitzgerald said there is more than one young victim, and the DA's " Special Victims Unit" will prosecute the case.
Whitney was ordered held on $25,000 cash bail.