A 24-year-old Palisade man was arrested after child pornography was found on a computer belonging to him.

Investigators were tipped off to possible child pornography being downloaded to a computer at a palisade residence. 19 images of kids being sexually exploited were found on a computer owned by 24-year-old Stephen Russell Theodore Rice of Palisade, Colo.

Rice was arrested at a home on 37 1/4 Road and charged him with a class four felony.

The lead investigator stated in the arrest warrant several of the images found on the computer depicted children 5-years-old or younger.

A no-bond warrant has been issued for Rice and he is charged with sexual exploitation of a child.