A St. Martinville man is behind bars for child pornography charges.

St. Martin Parish Sheriff's Spokeswoman Maj. Ginny Higgins said 66-year-old Sammuel Brennan was arrested Friday afternoon for allegedly viewing pornography involving juveniles.

Higgins said Brennan was investigated after the Sheriff's Office received allegations against him.

He was booked into the St. Martin Parish Correctional Center for possession of pornography involving juveniles.

His bond has been set at $50,000.