Streator man arrested on child pornography charges


LOCKPORT (WEEK) — Authorities have arrested a Streator man for dissemination of child pornography.

Ryan Cook

According to the Illinois State Police, 41-year-old Ryan Cook was arrested Wednesday on the two charges.

The ISP worked with the Peoria County Sheriff’s Department, the U.S. Secret Service and the Illinois Attorney General’s High-Tech Crimes Bureau to execute a search warrant at Cook’s residence in the 400 block of West Grant Street in Streator.

There, several child pornography files were located and observed being shared on multiple electronic devices leading to the arrest, according to the ISP.

Cook is currently being held at the LaSalle County jail on a $500,000 bond with 10% to apply.

Authorities say the investigation is ongoing.

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