Yerington Intermediate School Vice Principal Arrested
The Lyon County Sheriff's Office has arrested the Vice Principal of Yerington Intermediate School for possession of child pornography.
54-year-old Scott Darrington of Yerington was arrested on Thursday, June 11, 2020. He's facing two charges of possession of child pornography and one charge of distributing materials depicting pornography involving a minor.
The Lyon County School District (LCSD) is aware of this incident and investigators say there is no indication of local victims related to this case.
The School District issued a statement saying the District is aware of the arrest and that "Law enforcement informed the LCSD that there is no indication or reason to believe that any students or staff were involved in any way."
The sheriff's office worked with the Department of Homeland Security and the Northern Nevada Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force, made up of members of the Washoe County Sheriff's Office and Sparks Police Department.