Pahrump man held on child lewdness, porn charges


A 39-year-old Pahrump resident was arrested on suspicion of lewdness with a minor and possession of child pornography on Saturday, according to the Nye County Sheriff's Office.

Chris Jon "CJ" Rossitto is alleged to have molested an 11-year-old in Pahrump, the office reported.

Investigators served a search warrant on his home and found child pornographic material, the office reported.

He was being held on $15,000 bail.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office, 775-751-7000.

 

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