UPDATE: CMU Professor Accused of Child Porn Submits Resignation - Northern Michigan's News Leader

UPDATE: CMU Professor Accused of Child Porn Submits Resignation

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The CMU professor accused of having child pornography has submitted his resignation.

William Merrill worked for the university in Mount Pleasant.

The university tells 9&10 News they received a resignation letter, effective immediately for William Merrill.

Merrill has been a member of the Central Michigan University faculty since 1987.

IT workers discovered the pornography last Monday.

He faces 4 counts, involving the possession or distribution of child pornography.

He also faces a charge for having a switchblade.