VICTORVILLE (CBSLA.com) — A 44-year-old Adelanto elementary teacher has been accused of possessing child pornography on his school-issued laptop.

John McGinty, of Victorville, an instructor at Bradach Elementary School, was arrested Thursday and booked at the Victor Valley Jail.  He is being held in lieu of $100,000 bail.

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On Monday, the Victor Valley Sheriff’s Station was notified by the Adelanto School District that lewd images featuring children were found on McGinty’s laptop.

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On Thursday, detectives served a search warrant at McGinty’s residence in the 14800 block of Maricopa in Victorville, where they seized his personal computers, cellphones and other electronic storage devices.

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Anyone with information about McGinty was urged to contact Sgt. Wendell Anderson at (760) 552-6800.