St. John's chaplain charged in porn sting

October 11, 2008 7:17:40 PM PDT
A chaplain at St. John's University has been caught in an internet pornography sting. Investigators say Reverend Charles Plock, 63, e-mailed pornographic videos of himself to a Colorado detective posing as a 13-year old boy.

Colorado detectives traced the e-mail to St. John's University.

Armed with a search warrant, New York police said investigators seized Reverend Plock's computers and the home-made videos.

Reverend Plock serves as a youth minister at St. John's.

Plock was released on $150,000 bond on the condition he check into St. John Vianney Center, a residential psychiatric facility for the clergy in Downington, Pa.

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