GURNEE, Ill. — A former advisor for a police youth program in Gurnee is charged with three counts of possessing child pornography.
Mitchell Rowan, 23, is accused of inappropriately communicating with 16-year-old members of the Gurnee Police Explorer Post through texts and social media.
Rowan is a former explorer who was later hired as a part-time advisor for the program.
Rowan has since been fired from the police department.
He’s currently being held on $100,000 bond.