School bus driver facing child porn charge

By The Associated Press | Posted - Aug. 28, 2015 at 8:41 a.m.

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GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. (AP) — A Berkshire County school bus driver and assistant youth football coach is facing child pornography charges.

The Berkshire Eagle ( ) reports that Brian Schaffer posted $2,000 bail Thursday afternoon and is confined to his home with GPS monitoring.

The 59-year-old Schaffer pleaded not guilty earlier this week in Southern Berkshire District Court to a charge of possession of child pornography.

According to court files, Schaffer served as an assistant coach with Lee Youth Football and as a school bus driver for the Dufour Tours bus company. Both organizations refused comment.

Police say Schaffer was spotted in New York allegedly photographing children at a water park.

Police say they found pornographic images on home computers and in scrap books.

He could not be reached for comment.


Information from: The Berkshire (Mass.) Eagle,

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