Bay County authorities arrest a man on child pornography charges.
59-year-old Robert Lee Nikkel was arrested after allegedly having explicit internet conversations with an undercover officer.
Authorities say the conversations date back as far as June of this year.
He also reportedly sent a number of files containing child pornography to the undercover agent.
Nikkel is charged with 9-counts of possessing the sexual performance of a child and 9-counts for promoting the sexual performance of a child.
He is being held at the Bay County Jail on 100,000 dollars bond.