Cub Scout leader arrested for child porn

March 18, 2010 3:31:39 PM PDT
A Cub Scout den leader was arrested by San Ramon police Wednesday for allegedly keeping child pornography on his computer, police said.

Officers contacted Danville resident 40-year-old Michael Vawter of 54 Grassland Court after receiving an anonymous tip that he had child pornography on his computer at work, according to San Ramon police.

A search warrant was obtained for his work computer at a business in San Ramon and for his home in Danville, police said.

Photographs depicting pornographic images of children were allegedly found on his work computer.

Vawter is a Cub Scout den leader in the Town of Danville, police said.

He was booked at the Main Detention Facility in Martinez with bail set at $20,000.

The case remains under investigation.