NMSP officer arrested on child porn charges

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State Police put one of their officers on leave after he was arrested on child porn charges. 

The Chaves County Sheriff’s Office started investigating 24-year-old Ricky Romero Jr. after he allegedly received inappropriate pictures from a 15-year-old girl on Facebook. 

Romero turned himself in Wednesday and is being held on a $250,000 bond. 

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