Federal Charges Against Amarillo Man

An Amarillo man is looking at federal charges for downloading child pornography, according to a criminal complaint filed on March 22.

Last December, the Texas DPS Criminal Investigations Division received a tip of a person uploading images of suspected child porn to a social media site.

Authorities identified Roy Rhyne as the user

A public database showed Rhyne lived at a home on Palm Street in Amarillo.

He was arrested and charged with receiving or distributing child pornography.