An employee of the Garland ISD is on administrative leave after being arrested last week. Garland ISD Employee Arrested For Possessing Child Porn – CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

GARLAND (CBSDFW.COM) – An employee of the Garland ISD is on administrative leave after being arrested last week.

Sixty-year-old Kirk Patrick Keshler was arrested on August 16 on a charge of possession of child pornography.

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Garland police say a detective found several files of child pornography on his computer, which was seized as part of the investigation.

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Keshler was taken into custody and has been released on bond.

He works for the Garland ISD as a high school vocational adjustment coordinator.

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Garland ISD officials say Keshler is on administrative leave and the safety and security of their students is a top priority.