RIDGELY — Investigators with the Maryland State Police Criminal Enforcement Division, Upper Shore Region, arrested a Caroline County man Tuesday, Sept. 15, on child pornography charges.

Zachery Ott of Ridgely, 21, is charged with child pornography distribution and possession.

The investigation stemmed from information received regarding Ott having distributed and being in possession of child pornography through various social media outlets, police said.

Investigators obtained an arrest warrant on Ott, which was served Tuesday. Ott was arrested at his residence.

He is currently being held on no bond at the Talbot County Detention Center.

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