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Elementary School custodian arrested on charges of child porn

2013-07-17T00:15:00Z Elementary School custodian arrested on charges of child pornIndependent Record Helena Independent Record
July 17, 2013 12:15 am  • 

A custodian at Four Georgians Elementary School was arrested Tuesday on charges of child pornography.

Helena School District Superintendent Kent Kultgen said Derrick “Rick” Drivdahl, a daytime custodian at the school, was arrested, and parents were notified Tuesday by automated voicemail and email.

Kultgen said it appeared no students or school computers were involved and the school is cooperating with law enforcement.

He said Drivdahl has been suspended without pay pending further investigation.

He is scheduled to appear in Justice Court on Wednesday.

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  1. FlamingLiberal1
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    FlamingLiberal1 - July 23, 2013 2:41 pm
    Right, but what term do you propose to use instead? Creeps might work.
  2. hep
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    hep - July 19, 2013 12:17 pm
    I agree flaming; this town does seem to have a disproportionately large population of these people for our small size! I shudder to think how many more are out there...
  3. dolphind3
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    dolphind3 - July 19, 2013 8:41 am
    Lets use the word man and or men carefully here. Real men have no reason to do this.
  4. FlamingLiberal1
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    FlamingLiberal1 - July 17, 2013 10:59 am
    And another Helena-area man is charged with crimes involving sex and children. I don't know if my perception is flawed but it seems to me we have more of these people than average for a town of this size. Especially when you consider how many must be doing this and not getting caught.

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